Sharp is the most successful track and field athlete that Kilmarnock
Academy has produced. His career was prematurely ended by a serious
car accident and he has won admiration for his courageous fight against
COMMONWEALTH GAMES CANADA Gold medal 4x100 metres relay
OLYMPIC GAMES MOSCOW Semifinals 100 metres and 200 metres final
EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS ATHENS 4th 100 metres and 2nd 200 metres final
COMMONWEALTH GAMES BRISBANE 3rd 100 metres final, 3rd 200 metres final
and 3rd 4x100 metres relay final
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS HELSINKI Semi-finals of the 100 metres and 200 metres
COMMONWEALTH GAMES EDINBURGH 3rd 4x100 metres relay
Scottish 100 metres and 200 metres champion
AAA 100 metres and 200 metres champion
U.K. national champion
Scottish Youths 100 metres title 1975
Scottish youths 200 metres title 1975
Scottish junior 100 metres title 1976
Scottish senior 100 metres title 1982
Member of winning Scottish team in sprint relay at 1980 Commonwealth Games.
British 100 yards and 200 yards titles1980.
Member of British team Moscow Olympics 1980 (eliminated in semi-final of 100 metres).
Bronze medal in 100 metres and 200 metres in 1982 European championships