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Hec Hogan

Full name: Hector Dennis "Hec" Hogan
Gender: Male
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: July 15, 1931 in Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
Died: September 2, 1960 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Affiliations: Oakleigh Amateur Athletic Club / VUC
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Hec Hogan had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1956 Olympics 100 metres; 3rd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 100 yards, 3rd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4x110 yards relay (with Brian Oliver, David Lean, and Kevan Gosper), 3rd in the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4x110 yards relay (with Kevan Gosper and the non-Olympians Jim McCann and Terry Gale). In the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 220 yards as well as long jump Hogan finished fifth. In the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games long jump he finished 25th and in the 100 yards he was eliminated in the semi-finals.

Personal Bests: 100 – 10.2 (1954); 200 – 21.2y (1954).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Men's 100 metres Australia AUS 3 Bronze
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Men's 200 metres Australia AUS 4 h3 r2/4
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay Australia AUS 4 h2 r2/3

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final 3 10.6 10.77 6
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Australia Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 QU 10.5 10.62
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Australia Quarter-Finals Heat Three 1 QU 10.5 10.78
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Australia Round One Heat Eight 1 QU 10.5 10.72

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Australia Quarter-Finals Heat Three 4 21.7 21.90
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Australia Round One Heat Eight 2 QU 21.8 21.97

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Australia AUS Semi-Finals Heat Two 4 40.8 40.72
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Australia AUS Round One Heat Two 1 QU 40.6 40.72