John Regis (athlete)
John Regis is 1,81 m tall and weighed in his playing days up to 94 kg. With this massive stature of the muscle-bound athlete was always clearly visible even in confused relay race for the spectators. His greatest successes came about 100 m and 200 m. In addition, he won both the 4 x 100 - meter relay as well as in the 4 x 400 meters relay with the British or English team medals. The English international footballer Cyrille Regis is his cousin.
Regis is athlete ambassador of development organization Right to Play.
- 60 m (Hall ): 6.71 s, February 28, 1991, Seville
- 100 m: 10.15 s, May 29, 1993 Budapest
- 200 m: 19.87 s, July 31, 1994, Sestriere Hall: 20.48 s, February 5, 1995, Stuttgart
Both relay services were European records and have so far been undercut in Europe only by British squadrons.