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Ross Flood

Full name: Aaron Ross Flood
Gender: Male
Born: December 28, 1910 in Braman, Oklahoma, United States
Died: May 23, 1995 in Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States
Affiliations: Oklahoma State Cowboys, Stillwater (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

While in high school, both Ross Flood and his twin brother won state high school championships in wrestling. But it was Ross Flood who became the greater wrestler, and after enrollng at Oklahoma State, he won the NCAA title three years straight from 19833. In 1935 and 1936 he added the AAU title at 123 lbs. before losing out at the Olympics to the Hungarian Ödön Zombori. Flood later coached for several years and then moved into the livestock business as an owner of a cattle auction.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Men's Bantamweight, Freestyle United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Bantamweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Final Standings 2 1936-08-02
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Final Round Match #1 2 1936-08-05 Zombori (HUN) fall (12:40), Flood (USA)
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round Five 1 1936-08-05 2
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round Five Match #2 1 1936-08-05 Flood (USA) decision (3-0), Tuvesson (SWE) 1
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round Four 1 1936-08-04 1
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round Four Match #3 1 1936-08-04 Flood (USA) fall (5:24), Jaskari (FIN) 0
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round Three 2 1936-08-04 1
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round Three Match #5 1 1936-08-04 Flood (USA) fall (8:21), Gaudard (SUI) 0
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round Two 2T 1936-08-03 1
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round Two Match #7 1 1936-08-03 Flood (USA) fall (4:50), Thorat (IND) 0
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round One 5T 1936-08-02 1
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #7 1 1936-08-02 Flood (USA) decision (3-0), Jurado (PHI) 1
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