Full name: Daniel Joseph "Dan" Kelly
Height: 5-9 (176 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: September 1, 1883 in Pueblo, Colorado, United States
Died: April 9, 1920 in Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
Affiliations: Spokane Athletic Club
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Dan Kelly of the University of Oregon was one of the great sprinter/long jumpers of his time. In May 1906 he jumped 24-2¼ (7.37) to become only the third American to break the 24-foot barrier, and the following month in a meet in Spokane he equalled the world records for both the 100y (9.6) and 220y around a turn (21.2) in the same afternoon. Kelly won his only AAU title in the 1907 long jump.
Personal Bests: 100y – 9.6 (1906); 220y – 21.6 (1906); LJ – 24-2¼ (7.37) (1906).
|1908 Summer||24||London||Athletics||Men's Long Jump||United States||USA||2||Silver|
|1908 Summer||24||London||Athletics||United States||Final Standings||2||7.09||23-3¼|
|1908 Summer||24||London||Athletics||United States||Final Round||2||7.09||23-3¼|
|1908 Summer||24||London||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||2||QU||7.09||23-3¼|
|1908 Summer||24||London||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||Group B||1||QU||7.09||23-3¼|