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Harold Cagle

Full name: Harold D. Cagle
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: August 3, 1913 in Purcell, Oklahoma, United States
Died: November 28, 1977 in Sutter, California, United States
Affiliations: Oklahoma Baptist College
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

For the 1,600m relay in Berlin, the U.S. team managers decided to field a completely fresh team and not use the runners who had competed in the individual 400m. Thus Harold Cagle of Oklahoma Baptist, who had placed only sixth at the Final Trials, earned his Olympic selection. He ran the opening leg in the Olympic final in 48.7. Cagle graduated Oklahoma Baptist in 1939 and went on to teach and coach in Oklahoma. He is a member of the NAIA and the Oklahoma Baptist Athletic Halls of Fame.

Personal Best: 400 – 46.5 (1936).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay United States USA 2 Silver

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) ST
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Athletics United States USA Final 2 3:11.0 48,7
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Athletics United States USA Round One Heat One 1 QU 3:13.0
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