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Robert Dickinson

Full name: Robert Joicey Dickinson
Gender: Male
Born: May 20, 1901 in Corbridge, Northumberland, Great Britain
Died: March 5, 1981 in Stocksfield, Northumberland, Great Britain
Affiliations: University of Oxford, Oxford (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

After winning the high jump at the LAC Schools' Meeting in 1920 he was the winner for Oxford vs. Cambridge in 1923 and 1924. He also competed as a hurdler in the University Relay match in 1922 and 1923. While still at Oxford he placed equal third in the AAA high jump in 1923 and in 1924 he won both the high jump and triple jump at the English AAA Championships. After Oxford he practiced as a solicitor in Northumberland and in 1948 he was appointed a Governor of Harrow School.

Personal Bests: HJ – 1.84 (6-0½) (1923); TJ – 13.23 (43-5) (1924).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 22 Paris Athletics Men's High Jump Great Britain GBR 15T

Men's High Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank H
1924 Summer 22 Paris Athletics Great Britain Final Standings 15T 1.75
1924 Summer 22 Paris Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round 15T 1.75
1924 Summer 22 Paris Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Group D 5T 1.75
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