Kerry O'Brien

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameKerry Dennis•O'Brien
Used nameKerry•O'Brien
Born17 April 1946 in Quorn, South Australia (AUS)
Measurements180 cm / 70 kg
AffiliationsUTEP Miners, El Paso (USA)
NOC Australia


Personal Best: 3000S – 8:21.98 (1970).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Summer Olympics Athletics AUS Kerry O'Brien
3,000 metres Steeplechase, Men (Olympic) 4
1972 Summer Olympics Athletics AUS Kerry O'Brien
5,000 metres, Men (Olympic) DNS
3,000 metres Steeplechase, Men (Olympic) AC h2 r1/2

Special Notes


Date of birth is uncertain. Commonwealth Games data also has a DOB of 14 April 1946, but multiple sources confirm the DOB listed above.