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Hec Edmundson

Full name: Clarence Sinclair "Hec" Edmundson
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: August 3, 1886 in Moscow, Idaho, United States
Died: August 6, 1964 in Seattle, Washington, United States
Affiliations: Seattle Athletic Club, Seattle (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Hec Edmundson won the AAU 880 in 1909, and competed in the 400 and 800 at the 1912 Olympic Games, but he was best known as a basketball coach. He began his coaching career at his alma mater, the [University of Idaho] (1916-18), but then spent 28 years at the [University of Washington] (1920-47), where the field house was named in his honor. He also coached track for a few years.

Personal Bests: 400 – 50.2 (1912); 880y – 1:55.2 (1909).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Men's 400 metres United States USA 2 h1 r2/3
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics Men's 800 metres United States USA 7

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat One 2
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics United States Round One Heat Eleven 1 QU 50.2

Men's 800 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics United States Final 7
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 2 QU 1:55.8
1912 Summer 25 Stockholm Athletics United States Round One Heat Four 1 QU 1:56.5
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