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Claude Bracey

Full name: Claude Odell Bracey, Jr.
Nickname(s): The Flying Texan
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: June 8, 1909 in Humble, Texas, United States
Died: September 23, 1940 in Buckeye, Arizona, United States
Affiliations: Rice Owls, Houston (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

At the 1929 Texas Relays, Claude Bracey ran 9.5 for 100 yards, to better the existing world record of 9.6, although it was never ratified by the IAAF. In 1928 he won the sprint double at the NCAA Championships, representing Rice. His best finish at the AAU was second in the 1929 100.

Personal Bests: 100y – 9.5 (1929); 100 – 10.4 (1932); 220y – 20.9s (1928).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 100 metres United States USA 5 h1 r3/4

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat One 5 10.8
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Athletics United States Quarter-Finals Heat Six 1 QU 10.8
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Athletics United States Round One Heat Fourteen 1 QU 11.0
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