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Michael Shelley

Michael Shelley



Place of Birth

Southport, QLD

Olympic History

London 2012

Rio 2016

Career Events

Athletics Men's Marathon


Michael's Story

Michael Shelley won a surprising silver medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in what was only his second marathon.

In 2011, Shelley finished 10th in the London marathon in and time of 2:11.38 and 11th in the Amsterdam marathon in a personal best 2:11.23.

The Queenslander made his Olympic debut in London and was Australia’s best performer in the men’s marathon, finishing in 16th place in a time of 2:14.10.

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