Full name: John Ivor Disley
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Weight: 157 lbs (71 kg)
Born: November 20, 1928 in Corris, Gwynedd, Great Britain
Affiliations: L.A.C., London (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
Related Olympians: Husband of Sylvia Cheeseman.
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
John Disley had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1952 Olympics 3000 metres Steeplechase. In the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games he was eliminated in the heats of the 1 mile. In the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games he did not finished the 3 miles. In the British Empire and Commonwealth Games he competed for Wales.
Personal Best: 3000S – 8:44.2 (1955).
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Athletics||Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase||Great Britain||GBR||3||Bronze|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase||Great Britain||GBR||6|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Athletics||Great Britain||Final||3||8:51.8||8:51.94|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Athletics||Great Britain||Round One||Heat Two||1||QU||8:59.4||8:59.59|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Great Britain||Final||6||8:44.6||8:44.79|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Great Britain||Round One||Heat One||2||QU||8:46.6||8:46.93|