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Harriet Bland

Full name: Harriet Claiborne Bland (-Green)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
Weight: 110 lbs (50 kg)
Born: February 13, 1915 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: November 6, 1991 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Affiliations: St. Louis Athletic Club, St. Louis (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

AAU individual sprint, Harriet Bland was a member of the St. Louis AC team that won the AAU relay in 1935. In Berlin she ran the first stage on the relay team that took the gold medals after the Germans, who had set a world record in the heats but dropped the baton on the last exchange. Harriet Bland, who attended the prestigious finishing school, Mary Institute, later became Mrs. William Green.

Personal Best: 100 – 12.2e (1932).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics Women's 100 metres United States USA 4 h1 r1/3
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay United States USA 1 Gold

Women's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics United States Round One Heat One 4

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T L
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics United States USA Final 1 46.9 3
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics United States USA Round One Heat One 1 QU 47.1
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