At a glance

16 Sep 1966 Los Angeles, United States of America
194 cm / 82 kg 6'4'' / 180 pounds
Male

A UCLA student, Kevin Young won NCAA titles in the 400 m hurdles in 1987 and 1988, and made his début at the international scene by finishing second at the 1987 Pan-American Games. At the 1988 Seoul Olympics, Young finished fourth, one place behind legendary Edwin Moses, who was in the twilight of his renowned career. Young repeated that finish at the 1991 World Championships.

In 1992, Young won his first US National title and was unbeaten prior to the Barcelona Olympics, which he won in a world record time of 46.78. As of 2016, he remains the only person to...

Kevin Curtis in numbers

2
Olympics
Olympics
1
medals
Gold medal:1 Silver medal: Bronze medal:
  • Barcelona
    Barcelona 1992
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Barcelona
    Barcelona 1992
    • 1 Gold medal
      Athletics
      400 metres Hurdles
  • Seoul
    Seoul 1988
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Seoul
    Seoul 1988
    • 4
      Athletics
      400 metres Hurdles

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