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Adam Setliff

Adam Setliff (born December 15, 1969 in El Dorado, Arkansas) is a retired discus thrower from the United States, who represented his native country at two consecutive Summer Olympics (1996 and 2000), finishing 12th and 5th respectively. He set his personal best (69.44 m) in the men's discus throw on July 21, 2001 at a meet in La Jolla, California. He retired prior to the 2004 season. He currently lives in Dallas with his wife and 3 children and is a criminal defense attorney.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing the  United States
1997 IAAF Grand Prix Final Fukuoka, Japan 2nd 66.12 m
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 5th 66.02 m
2001 World Championships Edmonton, Canada 5th 66.55 m


  • Adam Setliff profile at IAAF
  • Adam Setliff profile at USATF

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