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Rupert Ellis-Brown

Full name: Rupert Ellis-Brown
Gender: Male
Born: October 26, 1880 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Died: June 28, 1969 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Affiliations: Royal Natal Yacht Club, Durban (RSA)
Country: RSA South Africa
Sport: Sailing

Related Olympians: Father of Joe Ellis-Brown.

Biography

A coffee planter, he was mayor of Durban in the 1940's.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 43 Paris Sailing Mixed One Person Dinghy South Africa RSA AC
1928 Summer 47 Amsterdam Sailing Mixed One Person Dinghy South Africa RSA 12

Mixed One Person Dinghy

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T MO
1924 Summer 43 Paris Sailing South Africa Round Two Race One 5 2-22:14
1924 Summer 43 Paris Sailing South Africa Round One Race Two 3 1-57:25
1928 Summer 47 Amsterdam Sailing South Africa Final Standings 12 1 3rd
1928 Summer 47 Amsterdam Sailing South Africa Group One Race One 7 1-54:55
1928 Summer 47 Amsterdam Sailing South Africa Group Two Race Two 3 1-19:12