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Jim Gerhardt

Full name: James Eastman "Jim" Gerhardt
Gender: Male
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
Weight: 194 lbs (88 kg)
Born: March 2, 1929 in San Antonio, Texas, United States
Affiliations: San Antonio Athletic Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

James Gerhardt finished third in the 1948 AAU triple jump. He improved in 1952 to finish second at the Olympic Trials and make the Olympic Team. He competed for Rice and the San Antonio AC.

Personal Best: TJ – 15.13 (49-7¾) (1952).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Men's Triple Jump United States USA 11

Men's Triple Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD SBMD
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics United States Final Round 11 14.69
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics United States Final Round Round One 10T 14.69
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics United States Final Round Round Two 11 14.28 14.69
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics United States Final Round Round Three 11 14.06 14.69 14.28
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics United States Qualifying Round 4 QU 14.98
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 3 14.98
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round 1 2 14.98
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round 2 3 14.98 pass
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round 3 DNS pass