Michael Shelley

Michael Shelley competes in the Men's Marathon on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games on the streets of London on August 12, 2012 in London, England.

Athlete Biography

Michael Shelley won a surprising silver medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in what was only his second marathon.

In 2011, Shelley finished 10th in the London marathon in and time of 2:11.38 and 11th in the Amsterdam marathon in a personal best 2:11.23.

The Queenslander made his Olympic debut in London and was Australia’s best performer in the men’s marathon, finishing in 16th place in a time of 2:14.10.