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Gerry Ashworth

Full name: Gerald Howard "Gerry" Ashworth
Gender: Male
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: May 1, 1942 in Haverhill, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: Southern California Striders, Anaheim (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

After winning the IC4A 100y title for Dartmouth in 1962, Gerry Ashworth never won another major title. Fourth place at the Olympic Trials won him a place on the relay team at Tokyo, where Bob Hayes took the Americans to the tape first in a new world record of 39.06.

Personal Bests: 100y – 9.4 (1962); 100 – 10.3 (1964); 220y – 21.2 (1964).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Athletics United States USA Final 1 WR 39.0 39.06 7
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Athletics United States USA Semi-Finals Heat One 1 QU/=OR 39.5 39,50
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Athletics United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 QU 39.8 39,83