Michael Rimmer

Middle Distance
Michael Rimmer
Profile
  • Nationality: GBR
  • Place of birth: Liverpool, England
  • DOB: 3rd February 1986
  • Coach: Jon Bigg
Personal Bests
  • 600m: 1:15.87
  • 800m: 1:43.89
  • 800m (i): 1:46.55
  • 1000m: 2:17.16
  • 1500m: 3:38.91
Career Highlights
  • 2016 Olympic Games Team GB representative
  • 2010 European T&F Championships, 800m, SILVER
  • British 800m CHAMPION 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013 & 2014
Social

Biography

2016:
Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, 800m, (SF2) 8th
IAAF Diamond League, Monaco, 800m, 6th
Catalunya Championships, Barcelona, 800m, 1st, 1:44.93
British Championships & Olympic Trials, Birmingham, 800m, 3rd
Luzern, 800m, 3rd
IAAF Diamond League, Birmingham, 600m, 5th
IAAF World Challenge, Beijing, 800m, 3rd
IAAF Diamond League, Shanghai, 800m, 9th
Oxy Invitational, California, 1500m, 2nd
IAAF World Indoor Tour, Glasgow, 800m, 5th
Athlone Indoor Meeting, 800m, 1st
Edinburgh Cross-Country, 4x1km Relay, 2nd

2015:
IAAF Diamond League, Stockholm, 800m, 3rd
IAAF Diamond League, London, 800m, 5th
Luzern, 800m, 3rd
IAAF World Challenge, Madrid, 800m, 6th
British World Championship Trials, Birmingham, 800m, 2nd
Sopot, 800m, 6th

2014:
IAAF Diamond League, Glasgow, 800m, 3rd
British European Championship Trials, Birmingham, 800m, 1st
Bilbao, 800m, 4th
IAAF Diamond League, New York, 800m, 10th

2013:
IAAF Diamond League, Brussels, 800m B Race, 4th
IAAF Diamond League, Zurich, 800m, 6th
IAAF Diamond League, London, 800m, 8th
British World Championship Trials, Birmingham, 800m, 1st
Sollentuna, 800m, 3rd
Moscow, 800m, 3rd
Hengelo, 800m, 4th
IAAF Diamond League, Doha, 800m, 6th
Stockholm Indoors, 1000m, 5th
British Indoor Grand Prix, Birmingham, 800m, 1st, 1:46.55

2012:
Rieti, 800m, 6th
ISTAF, Berlin, 800m, 6th
IAAF Diamond League, Zurich, 800m, 6th
Linz, 1000m, 5th, 2:17.16
Olympic Games, 800m heat, 5th
IAAF World Challenge, Hengelo, 800m, 10th
IAAF Diamond League, Doha 800m, 6th

2011:
UK T&F Championships, 800m, 2nd
IAAF Diamond League, Birmingham 800m, 7th
IAAF Diamond League, Doha 800m, 2nd
BMC Stretford 1500m, 3rd

2010:
IAAF World Challenge, Rieti 800m, 4th, 1:43.89
IAAF Diamond League, Stockholm, 800m, 2nd
European T&F Championships, 800m, Silver Medal
IAAF Diamond League, Lausanne 800m, 5th, 1:44.49
British 800m Champion
IAAF Diamond League, Oslo 800m, 4th, 1:44.98
IAAF World Challenge, Ostrava, 800m, 7th
IAAF Diamond League, Doha, 800m, 6th 1:45.96

2009:
IAAF Super Grand Prix, London 800m 4th
IAAF Golden League, Paris 800m, 4th
British 800m Champion
IAAF Golden League, Berlin, 800m, 2nd
Montreuil 800m, 3rd

2008:
Olympic Games, 800m, semi-final
IAAF Super Grand Prix, Monaco 800m, 6th 1:44.68
IAAF Super Grand Prix, London 800m, 2nd
Barcelona 800m, 1:45.89
British 800m Champion
Milan 800m, 1st
Watford 800m, 1st

2007:
IAAF Grand Prix, Rieti 800m, 8th
IAAF World T&F Championships, 800m, semi-final
IAAF Super Grand Prix, Stockholm 800m, 1st
AAA’s 800m Champion
IAAF Golden League, Rome 800m, 5th
IAAF Super Grand Prix, Lausanne 800m B, 1st
European Cup, 800m, 2nd
IAAF Golden League, Oslo 800m, 4th
BMC Manchester 800m, 1st
Stretford 1500m, 1st

2006:
GB/USA/Russia/China Match, 800m, 4th
European T&F Championships, 800m, 8th
IAAF Grand Prix, Helsinki 800m, 3rd 1:45.23
British 800m Champion
Nortalje 800m, 1st
BMC Watford 800m, 2nd 1:45.47

2005:
European Junior T&F Championships, 800m, 8th
UK T&F Championships, 800m 3rd
GBR Junior 800m Champion

2004:
IAAF World Junior T&F Championships, 800m, 8th
GB v AUS, 800m 1st

2003:
IAAF World Youth T&F Championships, 800m, 4th