Johnny Dutch, American Filmmaker & USA Track Hurdler
|Born||(1989-01-20) January 20, 1989|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Sport||USA Track and Field|
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||110m hurdles: 13.46 (1.9 m/s)|
400m hurdles: 47.63
Athletic career2007 Pan American Junior Athletics Championships, Dutch won gold in the 110 m hurdles (99.0 cm) and 400 m hurdles. He also won a silver medal in the 4x400 m relay.
At the 2008 Olympic Trials, Dutch finished 5th in the 400 m hurdles with a time of 48.52. At the 2008 World Junior Championships in Athletics, he won a silver medal in the 400 m hurdles behind fellow American Jeshua Anderson.
At the 2009 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, Dutch finished second to Bershawn Jackson to earn a bid at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics. At the 2009 World Championships, Dutch did not make it past the semifinals and finished 16th overall.
At the 2014 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Sacramento, California, Dutch won his first American Title in the 400 m hurdles with a time of 48.93.
Film careerDutch has been creating stories on film since the age of 16. He received his Bachelor's degree in Media Arts- Film Production from The University of South Carolina. Now, he is an independent filmmaker. His latest project is called Dead Day 2, a two-part short film about two young adults searching for refuge in an apocalyptic, zombie dominated world.
|110 m hurdles||13.50 (1.6 m/s)||Des Moines, Iowa||May 8, 2010|
|400 m hurdles||47.63||Chapel Hill, North Carolina||June 26, 2010|
- "2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Men 400 Meter Hurdles". USATF. Retrieved 2010-07-09.
- "2008 World Junior Championships in Athletics - 400 Metres Hurdles - M FinaL". IAAF. Retrieved 2010-07-09.
- "2009 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Men 400 Meter Hurdles". USATF. Retrieved 2010-07-09.
- "2009 World Championships in Athletics - 400 Metres Hurdles - M Semi-FinaL". IAAF. Retrieved 2010-07-09.
- "Quick hits – Former Gamecock Dutch wins U.S. Championship in hurdles". thestate.com. Retrieved 30 June 2014.
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