Rohan Browning is one of Australia’s brightest young prospects in the field of Athletics after switching over from Rugby in his early teenage years. He burst onto the scene in 2014 when he ran a wind-assisted 10.18 (+3.4 m/s) in the 100m at the Australian All Schools Championships at the age of just 16.
In June 2017, he clocked 10.40 in the 100m booking a place in the 4 x 100m relay team at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London. He continued this form in the following domestic season running 10.19 in the 100m and 20.54w in the 200m.
He then placed 2nd at the 2018 Australian Championships in the 100m booking him a place on the Australian team in the individual 100m as well as the 4 x 100m relay at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. He finished 9th missing the final by an agonising one thousandth of a second.
He continued this form in 2019, running a new personal best of 10.08 at the Queensland Track Classic which elevated him to equal 3rd on the Australian All Time list. It was also the equal fastest time ever by an Australian in Australia.
He competed in the 2019 World Championships in Doha where he became the first Australian man to run in the 100m at a World Championships for 12 years.
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