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Martin Hawkins

Full name: Martin William Hawkins (Hakansson-)
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: February 20, 1888 in [unknown], Unknown, Sweden
Died: October 27, 1959 in Portland, Oregon, United States
Affiliations: Multnomah AC, Portland (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

The United States provided five of the six finalists for the high hurdles in the 1912 Olympics. Martin Hawkins of the Multnomah AC of Portland, Oregon, barely edged John Case out of third place as the U.S. swept the first four places. Hawkins later became a lawyer, then a judge, and in 1940 was elected to the circuit court.

Personal Best: 120yH – 15.2 (1912).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles United States USA 3 Bronze

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics United States Final 3 15.3
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 15.7
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics United States Round One Heat Three 1 QU 16.1