Full name: James Kent "Jim" Brooker
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Born: August 12, 1902 in Cass City, Michigan, United States
Died: September 25, 1973 in Bay City, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Michigan Wolverines, Ann Arbor (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
Jim Brooker, of the University of Michigan, was one of the athletes who finished in a four-way tie at 13-0 (3.96) at the 1924 Final Trials. None of the U.S. vaulters could match this height at Paris, although by finishing third to his teammates, [Lee Barnes] and [Glenn Graham], Brooker completed a clean sweep of the medals for the United States. In 1923 he tied for first place at the NCAA.
Personal Best: PV – 3.97 (1925).
|1924 Summer||21||Paris||Athletics||Men's Pole Vault||United States||USA||3||Bronze|
|1924 Summer||21||Paris||Athletics||United States||Final Standings||3||3.90|
|1924 Summer||21||Paris||Athletics||United States||Final Round||3||3.90|
|1924 Summer||21||Paris||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||1T||QU||3.66|
|1924 Summer||21||Paris||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||Group A||1T||3.66|