Jana Pittman

Jana Pittman was the World 400mH champion in both Paris 2003 and Osaka 2007. She was also twice Commonwealth Champion winning the 400mH title in Manchester 2002 and Melboune 2006. Her medal laden senior career followed on from a hugely successful junior career that included winning both the 400m and 400mH at the World Junior Championships in 2000. Following her retirement from Athletics, Jana switched to Bobsleigh where she represented Australia at the 2014 Winter Olympics.


Nationality: Australia

Place of birth: Sydney, Australia

DOB: 9 November 1982

Event: 400mH

Team: Adidas

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Personal bests

  • 200m 23.52
  • 400m 50.43
  • 400mH 53.22

Career Highlights

  • 2003 and 2007 World 400mH Champion
  • 2002 and 2006 Commonwealth 400mH Champion
  • 20004 Olympic Games 400mH 5th
  • 2000 World Junior 400m and 400mH Champion