Thomas Renner

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Thomas Renner
Personal information
Nationality Austrian
Born (1967-12-24) 24 December 1967 (age 50)
Sport
Sport Sprinting
Event(s) 4 × 100 metres relay

Thomas Renner (born 24 December 1967) is an Austrian sprinter. He competed in the men's 4 × 100 metres relay at the 1992 Summer Olympics. [1]

Sprint (running) running over a short distance in a limited period of time

Sprinting is running over a short distance in a limited period of time. It is used in many sports that incorporate running, typically as a way of quickly reaching a target or goal, or avoiding or catching an opponent. Human physiology dictates that a runner's near-top speed cannot be maintained for more than 30–35 seconds due to the depletion of phosphocreatine stores in muscles, and perhaps secondarily to excessive metabolic acidosis as a result of anaerobic glycolysis.

These are the official results of the men's 4 × 100 metres relay event at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. There were a total number of 25 nations competing.

1992 Summer Olympics Games of the XXV Olympiad, held in Barcelona in 1992

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References

  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Thomas Renner Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC . Retrieved 20 August 2017.