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Butch Reynolds

American 400 meters sprinter, Olympian and world record breaker

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Harry Lee Reynolds Jr. , commonly known as Butch Reynolds, is an American former track and field athlete who competed in the 400 meter dash. He held the world record for the event for 11 years with his personal best time of 43.29 seconds set in 1988. That year, he was the silver medalist at the 1988 Seoul Olympics and a relay gold medalist. He was falsely accused and banned for drug use for two years by the IAAF; until The United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of Reynolds due to an apparent drug testing procedural flaw. Reynolds was awarded $27.3 million dollars due to the false accusation damages; however, he never received a penny.

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Ohio State University
Ohio State University

Public research university in Columbus, Ohio, United States

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Butler Community College
Butler Community College

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