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James Ginty

Full name: James Ginty
Gender: Male
Born: April 4, 1908 in Haslingden, Bacup, Lancashire, Great Britain
Died: December 1999
Affiliations: Belgrave Harriers, Wimbledon (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

James Ginty placed second in the AAA steeplechase in 1935 and 1936. An NCO in the Coldstream Guards, he won the Inter-Services cross-country title in 1935. He enjoyed a particularly successful cross-country season in 1937, winning the Army title, and finishing third in both the National and the International race, in which he was the first Englishman home.

Personal Best: 3000S – 9:56.6 (1936).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 28 Berlin Athletics Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase Great Britain GBR 5 h3 r1/2

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1936 Summer 28 Berlin Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Three 5 9:56.6