You Are Here > > > Ernest Barnes

Ernest Barnes

Full name: Ernest Barnes
Gender: Male
Born: 1885
Affiliations: Derby & County AC, Derby (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics


Ernest Barnes was one of only four of the 12 British entrants to complete the 1908 Olympic marathon when he finished 13th, one spot behind the leading Briton, [William Clarke]. In 1909 Barnes placed 10th in the International Cross-Country Championships.

Personal Best: Mar – 3-17:30.8 (1908).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer London Athletics Men's Marathon Great Britain GBR 13

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1908 Summer London Athletics Great Britain Final Standings 13 3-17:30.8
id: 68,862