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Roger Bannister

Full name: Roger Gilbert Bannister
Gender: Male
Height: 6-1.5 (187 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: March 23, 1929 in Harrow, Greater London, Great Britain
Title: Sir
Affiliations: Achilles Club, (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Roger Bannister had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 1 mile. In the British Empire and Commonwealth Games he competed for England.

Personal Bests: 1500 – 3:42.2 (1954); Mile – 3:58.8 (1954).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Men's 1,500 metres Great Britain GBR 4

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Final 4 3:46.0 3:46.30
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Semi-Finals Heat Two 5 QU 3:50.6 3:50.92
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Four 3 QU 3:56.0 3:56.13
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