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Bill Brown

Full name: William C. "Bill" Brown
Gender: Male
Affiliations: Surrey Walking Club, Croydon (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

William Brown finished 8th in the AAA 2 mile walk in 1908 to earn a place on the Olympic team. On 17-18 September 1909 he demonstrated his talents were better suited to long distances when he set British records at various distances from 51 to 85 miles and various time records from 9 to 15 hours (84 m, 564y).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer London Athletics Men's 3,500 metres Walk Great Britain GBR AC h1 r1/2

Men's 3,500 metres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1908 Summer London Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat One AC DQ