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Bobby Cloughen

Full name: Robert "Bobby" Cloughen
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (179 cm)
Weight: 168 lbs (76 kg)
Born: January 26, 1889 in Bronx, New York, United States
Died: August 7, 1930 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: I-AAC, Queens (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Bobby Cloughen won the AAU indoor 60 y in 1908 and 1910 and the AAU Junior 100 y in 1908, all while representing the Irish-American AC. At the 1908 Games he lost the 200 m title by only inches to the Irish-born Canadian, Robert Kerr.

Personal Bests: 100 – 10.8 (1910); 200 – 22.1 (1910).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 19 London Athletics Men's 100 metres United States USA 1 h5 r1/3
1908 Summer 19 London Athletics Men's 200 metres United States USA 2 Silver

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1908 Summer 19 London Athletics United States Round One Heat Five 1 QU 11.0

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T MB L
1908 Summer 19 London Athletics United States Final 2 22.6est at 2 ft 4
1908 Summer 19 London Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Three 1 QU 22.6
1908 Summer 19 London Athletics United States Round One Heat Eight 1 QU 23.4