Georganne Moline

Georganne Moline (born March 6, 1990 in Missoula, MT) is an American hurdler who specializes in the 400 meter hurdles and 400 meters. She won a spot on the 2012 Summer Olympics in the 400 meter hurdles.

United States 400m hurdler

Career

Moline graduated from Thunderbird High School in Phoenix, Arizona. During her senior year of high school, she was the 4A-1 State Champion in the 100 meter hurdles and 300 meter hurdles. Because of a stress fracture, Moline redshirted the outdoor season of her freshman year at the University of Arizona. At the University of Arizona, she anchored the 4X400 relay, setting indoor and outdoor school records in 2010. During the 2012 outdoor college season, Moline won the 400m hurdles title at the Pac-12 Championships. She was undefeated in every 400m hurdles event she entered that season, until she fell in the preliminary round of the NCAA championship.

At the 2012 U.S. Olympic trials, she placed second in 400m hurdles with a time of 54.33 to make the Olympic team. Moline made at the Olympic team at age 22, after completing her junior year of college.

At the Olympics, Moline won her 400m hurdles preliminary heat with a time of 54.31, a new personal best. She placed second in her semifinal to automatically qualify for the Olympic final. Moline finished fifth in the Olympic 400 meter hurdles final, again setting a personal best with a time of 53.92.

 

Personal bests

PERSONAL BEST – OUTDOOR

PERFORMANCEWINDPLACEDATE
200 Metres23.37+1.0Walnut, CA

19 APR 2013

400 Metres

52.08Gainesville, FL03 APR 2015
400 Metres Hurdles53.72Eugene, OR

07 JUN 2013

PERSONAL BEST – INDOOR

PERFORMANCEWINDPLACEDATE
400 Metres52.09Fayetteville, AR

09 MAR 2013

500 Metres

1:08.84New York (Armory), NY

30 JAN 2015

Date

CompetitionLocationPositionEventPerformance
2012Olympic GamesLondon5e400 m hurdles

53 s 92

2014

IAAF Diamond League5e401 m hurdles

USA Championships

2012 Olympic Trials Runner-up 400mH (54.33)
Two-time USA Outdoors Runner-up 400mH – 2013 (53.88); 2014 (54.00)

Collegiate Championships

2013 NCAA Outdoor Runner-up 400mH (53.72)
2012 Pac 12 Champion (55.12)

2015, IAAF Diamond League, winner of the 400-meters Hurdles