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Jack George

Full name: John Phelps "Jack" George
Gender: Male
Born: April 26, 1882 in Croydon, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: November 26, 1962 in Purley, Greater London, Great Britain
Affiliations: South London Harriers, London (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

After reaching the final of the AAA 440 y in 1905 and 1906, Jack George won the 220 y in 1907 and some authorities ranked him the top furlong runner in the world that year. In 1908, he placed third in the AAA 220 y.

Personal Bests: 100 – 11.6 (1908); 200 – 22.5 (1907); 440y – 50.4e (1906); 880y – 1:57.8 (1906).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 26 London Athletics Men's 100 metres Great Britain GBR 4 h4 r2/3
1908 Summer 26 London Athletics Men's 200 metres Great Britain GBR 3 h3 r2/3

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1908 Summer 26 London Athletics Great Britain Semi-Finals Heat Four 4
1908 Summer 26 London Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Two 1 QU 11.6

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1908 Summer 26 London Athletics Great Britain Semi-Finals Heat Three 3
1908 Summer 26 London Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat One 1 QU 23.4