Name: Jeff Porter
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 110-meter Hurdles
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
DOB: 11/27/1985
Birthplace: Summit, N.J.
Hometown: Sommerset, N.J.
High School: Franklin High School (Franklin, N.J.) ’03
College: University of Michigan ‘07, Sports Management/Communications; Eastern Michigan University, Higher Education
Coach(es): Garfield Ellenwood
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2012, 2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 10th
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, 11th
Other Career Highlights
  • 2013 USA Indoor Championships, 6th (60m hurdles)
  • 2011 USA Outdoor Championships, 5th (110m hurdles)
  • 2010 USA Indoor Championships, bronze (60m hurdles)
  • 2007 NCAA Indoor Championships, 1st (60m hurdles)
Personal: Son of John and Linda Porter...Has two brothers, John and Joseph...Married wife, Tiffany Porter, in 2011...A fellow hurdler from the University of Michigan, Tiffany competed for Great Britain at the London 2012 Olympic Games in the 100-meter hurdles...2007 NCAA indoor 60-meter hurdles champion...Serves as an assistant academic counselor at the University of Michigan...Interests include reading and model building.