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Bob Curry

Full name: Robert Samuel "Bob" Curry
Gender: Male
Born: August 14, 1882 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: St. George's AC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

The light-flyweight division was not held at the Olympics between 1904 and 1972 so it could be said that Bob Curry held his Olympic title for 68 years. He won it by taking both of his matches by falls. Curry, who represented the St. George's AC of New York, won the 1903 AAU Championship at 105 lbs. by defeating another Olympic medalist, Gustav Bauer.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 21 St. Louis Wrestling Men's Light-Flyweight, Freestyle United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Light-Flyweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1904 Summer 21 St. Louis Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #1 1 Curry (USA) fall (4:05), Tiefenthaler (SUI)
1904 Summer 21 St. Louis Wrestling United States USA Final Round Match #1 1 Curry (USA) fall (2:38), Hein (USA)
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