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George Hill

Full name: George Neville Hill
Gender: Male
Born: February 26, 1891 in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Died: November 29, 1944 in Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Country: ANZ Australasia
Sport: Athletics

Biography

George Hill was one of three New Zealanders who competed for Australasia at the Olympic Games in Stockholm in 1912 and was the only one of the three not to win a medal. The others were Malcolm Champion and Tony Wilding. Hill was the New Zealand national mile champion for three years to 1912 and the three-mile champion in the 1910-11 and 1911-12 seasons. He also won the Australasian one- and three-miles titles in 1911.

Personal Bests: 3 miles – 14:53.0 (1912); 5000 – unknown; 10000 – unknown.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics Men's 5,000 metres Australasia ANZ 4 h1 r1/2
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Australasia ANZ AC h3 r1/2

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics Australasia Round One Heat One 4 15:56.8

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics Australasia Round One Heat Three AC DNF
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