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Chet Bowman

Full name: Chester A. "Chet" Bowman
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: November 22, 1901 in West Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
Died: May 31, 1936 in West Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: Syracuse Orange, Syracuse (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Chet Bowman's finest year in track was 1927. In that year he won the AAU 100 yards, equaling the world record of 9.6. With his Newark AC team, he ran on a world-record setting (41.6) 4×110 yard relay team (with Pinky Clarke and the non-Olympians Henry Cummings and John Harwood). Bowman was also AAU indoor 60 yard champion in 1925 and 1930.

Personal Bests: 100y – 9.6 (1927); 100 – 10.6 (1924).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 22 Paris Athletics Men's 100 metres United States USA 4

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T L
1924 Summer 22 Paris Athletics United States Final 4 10.9 5
1924 Summer 22 Paris Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 QU 10.7
1924 Summer 22 Paris Athletics United States Quarter-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 10.8
1924 Summer 22 Paris Athletics United States Round One Heat Eleven 1 QU 11.0