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Al Bellerby

Full name: Alfred Courthope Benson "Al" Bellerby
Gender: Male
Born: January 26, 1888 in Margate, Kent, Great Britain
Died: April 10, 1979 in Haslemere, Surrey, Great Britain
Affiliations: University of Cambridge, Cambridge (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Al Bellerby won the high jump in the Cambridge vs. Oxford match for three successive years (1908-10). He also competed in the long jump in those years and took part in the high jump as well in 1911. Bellerby also won a hockey blue in 1910 and 1911. He later took Holy Orders and became a schoolmaster.

Personal Bests: HJ – 1.82 (1909); LJ – 6.59 (1908).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Men's High Jump Great Britain GBR 20
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Men's Long Jump Great Britain GBR 16

Men's High Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank H(M) H(I)
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Great Britain Final Standings 20 1.59 5-2½
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round NP 1.59 5-2½
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Group A 6 1.55 5-1
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Group A Re-Jump 4 1.59 5-2½

Men's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D(M) D(I)
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Great Britain Final Standings 16 6.44 21-1¾
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round 16 6.44 21-1¾
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Group B 5 6.44 21-1¾
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