Participants

Chris O'HARE

Chris O'HARE
    Athletics
Birth Date:  23 Nov 1990
Place of Birth:  EDINBURGH
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  27
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  178
Weight (Kg):  61

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Men's 1500m 8

Chris O'HARE - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 13 Apr 11:35
Men's 1500m Round 1 - Heat 1
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 16:10
Gold Medal Event Men's 1500m Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 1500m 6 3:40.63

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 1500m 10s2 3:44.27

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Men's 1500m 12 3:38.28
2015 Beijing, CHN Men's 1500m 7s1 3:44.36
2013 Moscow, RUS Men's 1500m 12 3:46.04

Hobbies

Watching football (dailyrecord.co.uk, 26 Jan 2014)


Occupation: Athlete
Education: Sports science at University of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Coach

PERSONAL: Terrence MAHON (USA) (britishathletics.org.uk, 15 Feb 2016)


Sporting relatives

Younger sister Olivia O'HARE competed in athletics for University of Tulsa, younger brother Dominic has been an 800m and 1500m Scottish national age-group champion. (runnersworld.com, 21 Feb 2013)


Injuries

Hamstring injury in 2014 and also fractured a sesamoid bone (bone embedded in a tendon) in foot. (bbc.com, 01 Sep 2014)


Reason: Followed older brother Ryan into the sport. (athleticsweekly.com, 23 Feb 2014)
Memorable: Despite medals at 2014 European Championships and 2015 European Indoor Championships, regards career highlight as placing sixth in front of home crowd at Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. (bbc.com, 28 Jun 2015)
Hero: British runners Sebastian COE, Steve OVETT and Steve CRAM. "I've spent hours and hours watching re-runs of their races, how they talk about each other and getting to know their personas." (dailyrecord.co.uk, 26 Jan 2014)
Additional information

AMERICAN MOVE
Believes he would not have won European bronze medals, indoors and outdoors, had he remained in Scotland. (bbc.com, 28 Jun 2015)


DOMINANT SCOTTISH
O'HARE led a remarkable Scottish 1-2-3-4 at 2017 British World Championships team trials. (bbc.com, 17 Jul 2017) "There is a culture building and it’s a winning culture. I said last year, when 15 made Rio (Olympic Games), that Scots are like terriers – and it is so true." (Athlete, 4 Jul 2017)


Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

Athletics Latest Medals

LabelPoweredBy