Name: Robby Andrews
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 1,500-meter
Height: 5-10
Weight: 145
DOB: 3/29/1991
Birthplace: Manalapan Township, N.J.
Hometown: Manalapan Township, N.J.
High School: Manalapan High School (Manalapan, N.J.) ‘09
College: University of Virginia ‘14, Kinesiology
Coach(es): Jason “Vig” Viglante
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, disqualified
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2016 – 4th
  • Years of participation: Outdoor – 2015; Indoor – 2016
  • Top finish: 4th – 2016
Personal: Son of Robert and Mary Andrews...Coached by his father, Robert, alongside Jason Viglante...Has one sister, Kristin...Left the University of Virginia after two years to pursue a professional career in track and field...Two-time NCAA champion in the 800-meter (2010 indoor, 2011 outdoor)...Won bronze in the 800 at the 2010 IAAF World Junior Championships...Returned to the University of Virginia in 2014 to complete his degree in kinesiology.