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Fred Alderman

Full name: Frederick Pitt "Fred" Alderman
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (177 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: June 24, 1905 in East Lansing, Michigan, United States
Died: September 15, 1998 in Social Circle, Georgia, United States
Affiliations: Illinois Athletic Club, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

After winning the Central Olympic Trials in a career best of 48.0, Alderman withdrew from the Final Trials but was selected for the relay squad in Amsterdam. He ran poorly in the Olympic final, with an estimated time of no better than 49.4 on the third leg, losing ground to both Werner Storz (GER) and John Rinkel (GBR). He won the IC4A 440y for Michigan State in 1927.

Personal Best: 400 - 48.0y (1927).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ST
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics United States USA Final 1 WR 3:14.2 49.4
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics United States USA Round One Heat One 1 QU 3:21.4