Beijing Olympian and Howard University alumnus David Oliver won the 110-meter hurdles at the 2013 IAAF World Championship in Moscow. Oliver cleared the 10 hurdles in a remarkable 13 seconds, the fastest time of the year. Additionally, Oliver (B.A. ’04) won Olympic bronze medalist at the 2008 Beijing Games. He is also the first 2x All-American in Howard’s history.
Immediately following his victory, Oliver tweeted his excitement, exclaiming:
While at Howard, Oliver won four Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) championships in the 110-meter hurdles. He was also a walk-on wide receiver for the Bison Football team. Oliver graduated in 2004 with a marketing degree from the Howard University School of Business.