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James Gilkes

Full name: James Wren Gilkes
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: September 21, 1952
Country: GUY Guyana
Sport: Athletics

Biography

James Gilkes won gold in the 200 metres and finished fourth in the 100 metres at the 1975 Pan American Games. At the 1979 Pan American Games he won silver in the 200 metres.

Personal Bests: 100 – 10.19 (1978); 200 – 20.14 (1978).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics Men's 100 metres Guyana GUY 5 h2 r3/4
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics Men's 200 metres Guyana GUY 5 h1 r3/4

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics Guyana Semi-Finals Heat Two 5 10.44 6
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics Guyana Quarter-Finals Heat Four 1 QU 10.26 1
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics Guyana Round One Heat Eight 1 QU 10.34 1

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics Guyana Semi-Finals Heat One 5 20.87 6
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics Guyana Quarter-Finals Heat Three 2 QU 20.83 2
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics Guyana Round One Heat Seven 1 QU 21.07 5