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Ryan Wilson

Ryan Wilson

Event: 110m hurdles
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
PR: 60m hurdles – 7.75 (2012); 110m hurdles – 13.02 (2007); 400m hurdles – 49.33 (2003)
Born: 12/19/1980
Current Residence: Los Angeles, Calif.
Hometown: Westerville, Ohio
High School: Westerville (Ohio) North H.S. ‘99
College: University of Southern California ‘03
Coach: Darrell Smith
Agent: Caroline Feith
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USA Championships
2013 USA Outdoor Champion (13.08)
2010 USA Outdoor runner-up (13.17)
3rd at 2006 USA Outdoors (13.22)

International Championships
3rd at 2008 World Athletics Final (13.54)
 
Collegiate Championships
2003 NCAA Outdoor champion (13.35)
2003 NCAA West Region champion (13.54
Three-time PAC 10 Outdoor champion – 2000 (13.83); 2002 (13.81); 2003 (13.42)
2001 PAC 10 400m hurdles runner-up (50.89)
3rd at 2002 NCAA Outdoors (13.79)
 
Awards and Honors
Three-time NCAA Division I All-American
 
About Ryan
In the middle of a loaded event for American hurdlers, Ryan Wilson has recorded a time in the top ten on the U.S. performance list seven of the last eight years. Wilson finally captured his first national title in 2013, winning gold at the USA Outdoor Championships with a time of 13.08.  His personal best in the 110m hurdles of 13.02, which he ran in 2007, currently ranks 12th on the all-time U.S. performance list. That time currently sits18th on the all-time world list. Wilson has also displayed his abilities in other events, recording personal bests of 48.52 and 49.33 in the 400m and 400m hurdles, respectively, as a collegiate athlete. An NCAA Outdoor champion while at Southern California, Wilson majored in fine arts with a focus on graphic design during his time with the Trojans. Always gifted in academics, Wilson earned academic All-Ohio honors during high school.
Results
2014:
4th place at the Prefontaine Classic in 110mH (13.25); 5th place at Doha in the 110mH (13.52); 5th place at Shanghai (13.44); 6th place at Lausanne (13.28); th place at Monaco (13.18);
2013: 3rd at Lausanne (13.27); USA Outdoor Champion (13.08); 4th at Prefontaine (13.18); 4th at Beijing (13.56); 2nd at Shanghai (13.25); 4th at Drake (13.58); 1st at Mt. SAC Relays (13.23)
2012: 1st at Drake Relays (13.36); 1st at Ponce (13.43); 6th at Prefontaine Classic (13.29); 7th at U.S. Olympic Trials (13.24); 3rd in London (13.18); 4th in Birmingham (13.34); 2nd in Berlin (13.45); 4th at Zagreb (13.43); 7th in Bruselles (13.26); 2nd at Great North City Games (13.48); 8th at New Balance Indoor Grand Prix 60m hurdles (7.97); 8th at Millrose Games 60m hurdles (7.75)
2011: 2nd at Texas Relays (13.44); 2nd at Mt. SAC Relays (13.35); 7th in Shanghai (13.63); 6th at Prefontaine Classic (13.41); 6th in Oslo (13.36); 6th in semi-final at USA Outdoors (13.52); 7th in Lausanne (13.56)
2010: USA Outdoor runner-up (13.17); 2nd at Prefontaine Classic (13.16); 2nd in Lausanne (13.21); 2nd in Paris (13.12); 2nd in Monaco (13.13); 6th in London (13.46); 3rd in Zurich (13.26); 1st in Berlin (13.27); 1st at Drake Relays (13.45); 4th in Ponce (13.57)
2009: 1st at Mt. SAC (13.45); 1st at Drake Relays (13.21); 5th in heats at USA Outdoors (13.87); 8th in Oslo (14.23); 8th in Lausanne (14.19); 6th in Rome (13.73); 8th in World Athletics Final (14.19)
2008: 3rd in Berlin (13.30); 5th in semi-final at U.S. Olympic Team Trials (13.36); 4th at Gateshead (13.65); 4th in Lausanne (13.53); 4th at Zagreb (13.71); 3rd at World Athletics Final (13.54); 4th in Shanghai (13.57); 1st in Daegu (13.50)
2007: 1st at Mt. SAC (13.36); 2nd at Modesto Relays (13.17); 4th at Carson adidas Track Classic (13.38); 3rd in New York (13.02); 3rd at Prefontaine Classic (13.32); DNF in finals at USA Outdoors; 8th in Athens (13.37); 7th in Lausanne (13.28); 2nd in Monaco (13.22); 1st in London (13.27); 2nd in Stockholm (13.10); 5th in Zurich (13.33); 4th in Bruxelles (13.32); 3rd in Berlin (13.40); 7th in Shanghai (13.45); 3rd in Daegu (13.33)
2006: 1st at Mt. SAC (13.55); 2nd at Modesto Relays (13.40); 4th at Prefontaine Classic (13.64); Third at USA Outdoors (13.22); 8th in Lausanne (14.02); 7th in Rome (13.90); 4th in Madrid (13.70); 5th in Stockholm (13.48); 4th at Nike Road to Eugene (13.50); 6th in Zurich (13.76); 1st at DecaNation (13.40); 4th in Shanghai (13.53)
2005: 2nd at Jim Bush/SoCal USATF Championships (13.99)
2004: 2nd at USATF San Diego Championships (13.77); 5th in heats at USA Outdoors (13.77); 8th at Payton Jordan Invitational (13.65); 6th at Jim Bush SoCal USATF Championships (13.97)
2003: 1st at Stanford Invitational (13.81); PAC 10 Outdoor champion (13.42); NCAA West Region champion (13.54); NCAA Outdoor champion (13.35); 15th in heats at USA Outdoors (13.70); 1st at Seattle Husky Invitational indoor 60m hurdles (7.87); 1st at Fayetteville Razorback Invitational indoor 60m hurdles (8.04)
2002: PAC 10 Outdoor champion (13.81); 6th at NCAA Outdoors (13.70); 2nd at Stanford Invitational (13.55); 1st at Los Angeles Trojan Classic 400m hurdles (51.90)
2001: 1st at Los Angeles Trojan Invitational 110m hurdles (14.26) and 400m hurdles (53.30); 2nd at Mt. SAC (14.03); 4th at PAC 10 Outdoors 110m hurdles (13.95) and runner-up 400m hurdles (50.89); 3rd at NCAA Outdoors (13.79)
2000: 1st at Los Angeles Trojan Invitational 110m hurdles (14.34) and 2nd in 400m hurdles (53.22); 1st at Los Angeles Occidental Invitational (14.08); PAC 10 Outdoor champion (13.83)
 
USA/World Rankings and Personal Bests
2013: Indoor bests - 60m Hurdles, 7.79 (No. 31 in the USA); Outdoor bests - 110m Hurdles, 13.08 (No. 2 in the USA, No. 3 in the World, ranked No. 2 in the World by T&FN) 
2012: Indoor bests – 60m hurdles, 7.75; Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.18 (No. 7 in the USA, No. 13 in the world, ranked No. 5 in the USA, No. 8 in the world)
2011: Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.36 (No. 15 in the USA, No. 24 in the world, ranked No. 10 in the USA by T&FN)
2010: Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.12 (No. 2 in the USA, No. 4 in the world by T&FN)
2009: Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.21 (No. 7 in the USA, No. 10 in the world)
2008: Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.28 (No. 9 in the USA, No. 12 in the world)
2007: Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.02 (No. 2 in the USA, No. 4 in the world, ranked No. 5 in the USA, No. 8 in the world by T&FN)
2006: Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.22 (No. 6 in the USA, No. 10 in the world)
2005: Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.99
2004: Indoor bests – 60m hurdles, 7.83; Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.65
2003: Indoor bests – 60m hurdles, 7.87; Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.35 (No. 8 in the USA, No. 13 in the world); 400m hurdles, 49.33 (No. 12 in the USA, No. 43 in the world)
2002: Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.55 (No. 12 in the USA, No. 38 in the world); 400m hurdles, 51.60
2001: Outdoor bests – 110m hurdles, 13.69; 400m hurdles, 50.52
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