Full name: Arthur Harold "Art" Harnden
Height: 5-9 (176 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: May 20, 1924 in Yoakum, Texas, United States
Affiliations: Texas A&M Aggies, College Station, Texas (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Fourth place at the Final Trials earned Art Harnden of Texas A&M a place on the 1948 Olympic relay team. He ran a 48.0 opening leg in the final, which put the U.S. into a lead they held to the tape. Harnden had a career best of 47.3 for 400 m in placing third in the 1948 NCAA.
Personal Best: 400 – 47.47 (1948).
|1948 Summer||24||London||Athletics||Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1948 Summer||24||London||Athletics||United States||USA||Final||1||3:10.4||3:10.4||48,0|
|1948 Summer||24||London||Athletics||United States||USA||Round One||Heat One||1||QU||3:12.6||3:12.6|