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Wilfred Kalaugher

Full name: Wilfred George Kalaugher
Gender: Male
Born: November 26, 1904 in Winchester, Canterbury, New Zealand
Died: August 12, 1999 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, Great Britain
Country: NZL New Zealand
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Wilfrid George Kalaugher was a Rhodes Scholar studying at Balliol College, Oxford, when he was chosen to compete in Amsterdam in the 110 metres hurdles and the triple jump. He paid his own way to and from the Olympics. While at Oxford between 1928 and 1931, he played eight first-class cricket matches for the university. He received a blue for athletics, but not for cricket. He took up a teaching position at Marlborough College and spent the rest of his life in England.

Personal Bests: 110H – 15.8y (1926); TJ – 13.99 (1926).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles New Zealand NZL 4 h3 r1/3
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Men's Triple Jump New Zealand NZL 23 QR

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics New Zealand Round One Heat Three 4

Men's Triple Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics New Zealand Qualifying Round 23 12.94
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics New Zealand Qualifying Round Group A 13 12.94
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