Jeff Riseley

Jeffrey Riseley, Musaeb Abdulrahman Balla of Qatar and Wesley Vazquez of Puerto Rico compete in the Men's 800m heat on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6, 2012 in London, England.

Athlete Biography

In Beijing 2008, Riseley made his Olympic debut, competing in the fastest 1500m heat in Olympic history He finished 12th (3.53.95), unable to progress. Riseley missed the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games due to injury but posted some consistently strong results throughout the season. He competed in the 800m at the London 2012 Games, finishing fifth in his heat in a time of 1:46.99.