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Fred Ahern

Full name: Frederick Anthony "Fred" Ahern
Gender: Male
Born: April 3, 1900 in Ross, Meath, Ireland
Died: November 15, 1958 in Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Country: IRL Ireland
Sport: Equestrianism

Biography

Fred Ahern was a career soldier with the Irish Army, serving in their cavalry. From 1929-39 he was a member of the Irish Army jumping team. For many years he commanded the Irish Army Equitation School. Ahern won several jumping championships on tours of the United States and Canada, in New York, Chicago, and Toronto. After his Olympic appearance, he captained the Irish jumping teams from 1949-52 and 1955.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 48 London Equestrianism Men's Jumping, Individual Ireland IRL 17
1948 Summer 48 London Equestrianism Men's Jumping, Team Ireland IRL AC DNF

Men's Jumping, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank F
1948 Summer 48 London Equestrianism Ireland Aherlow Final Standings 17 25.50

Men's Jumping, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank F
1948 Summer 48 London Equestrianism Ireland IRL Aherlow Final Standings AC DNF 25.50