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Jānis Dāliņš

Full name: Jānis Dāliņš
Gender: Male
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Born: November 5, 1904 in Valmiera, Valmiera, Latvia
Died: June 11, 1978 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Affiliations: Valmieras Sporta Biedrība
Country: LAT Latvia
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Jānis Dāliņš had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1932 Olympics 50 kilometres Walk; 1st in the 1934 European Championships 50 kilometres Walk.

Personal Best: 50kmW – 4-37:50 (1939).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics Men's 50 kilometres Walk Latvia LAT 2 Silver
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Athletics Men's 50 kilometres Walk Latvia LAT AC DNF

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1932 Summer 27 Los Angeles Athletics Latvia Final Standings 2 4-57:20
1936 Summer 31 Berlin Athletics Latvia Final Standings AC DNF