Bert Cameron

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameBertland "Bert"•Cameron
Used nameBert•Cameron
Born16 November 1959 in Spanish Town (JAM)
Measurements188 cm / 79 kg
AffiliationsConverse Track Club, USA
NOC Jamaica

Biography

Bert Cameron also won silver in the 400 metres at the 1987 Pan American Games after finishing fourth in this event at the 1979 PanAms. He was also a member of the silver medal winning 4×400 metres relay team (with Colin Bradford and the non-Olympians Floyd Brown and Ian Stapleton) at the 1979 Pan American Games.

Personal Best: 400 – 44.50 (1988).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1980 Summer Olympics Athletics JAM Bert Cameron
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 6 h3 r2/4
4 × 400 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Jamaica AC h3 r1/2
1984 Summer Olympics Athletics JAM Bert Cameron
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 4 h2 r3/4
4 × 400 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Jamaica DNS
1988 Summer Olympics Athletics JAM Bert Cameron
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 6
4 × 400 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Jamaica 2 Silver

Other participations

Games Role NOC As
1984 Summer Olympics Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony JAM Bert Cameron

Special Notes