Full name: Charles Sherman Jacobs
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: February 15, 1882 in Pulaski, Michigan, United States
Died: February 1945 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
Affiliations: Chicago Maroons, Chicago (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
After winning the Big Ten championship in 1908 with a career best of 12-4 (3.76), Jacobs was in a three-way tie for third at the London Olympics. Jacobs, who attended both Albion College and the University of Chicago, twice set world indoor records and had a best indoor vault of 12-3.
Personal Best: PV - 3.76 (1908).
|1908 Summer||26||London||Athletics||Men's Pole Vault||United States||USA||3T||Bronze|
|1908 Summer||26||London||Athletics||United States||Final Standings||3T||3.58||11-9|
|1908 Summer||26||London||Athletics||United States||Final Round||3T||3.58||11-9|
|1908 Summer||26||London||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||5||QU||3.50||11-6|
|1908 Summer||26||London||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||Group A||2||3.50||11-6|