Name: Gil Roberts
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 400-meter, 4x400-meter
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
DOB: 3/15/1989
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Okla.
Hometown: Oklahoma City, Okla.
High School: Milwood High School (Oklahoma City, Okla.) '08
College: Texas Tech University '11, Sociology
Coach(es): Wes Kittley
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016); Olympic medalist (gold)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold (4x400m); 9th (400m)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2012 – gold (4x400m); 4th in semifinal heat 1 (400m)
  • Years of participation: Outdoor – 2009, 2011; Indoor – 2012
  • Medals: 1 (gold)
  • Gold – 2012 (4x400m)
Personal: Son of Jeremiah and Renne Roberts...Four-time All American...Was a two-sport athlete in high school and a member of both the football and track Oklahoma state championship teams in 2006-07.