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Felix Kwieton

Full name: Felix Kwieton
Nickname(s): Lixl
Gender: Male
Born: November 16, 1877 in Unterdöbling, Niederösterreich, Austria
Died: December 19, 1958
Affiliations: WAC, Wien (AUT) / WAF, Wien (AUT)
Country: AUT Austria
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Felix Kwieton was Austrian champion in 1500 metres (1911), 5000 metres (1913), and cross country (1902 and 1905). He qualified for the 1906 Olympics when he won the 5 miles (28:05.8) at the Austrian selecting competition held in Vienna ([WAC] field) on 8 April 1906. For the 1912 Olympics he qualified when he finished second (next to Karl Hack) in the marathon Kagran-Gänserndorf-Süssenbrunn (40.2 km) in a time of 3-08:28.4 on 9 June 1912.

Personal Bests: 1500 – 4:16.2 (1906); Mar – 3-00:48 (1912).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1906 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Men's 1,500 metres Austria AUT AC h2 r1/2
1906 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Men's 5 mile Austria AUT AC
1906 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Men's Marathon Austria AUT AC DNF
1912 Summer 34 Stockholm Athletics Men's Marathon Austria AUT 20

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1906 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Austria Round One Heat Two AC

Men's 5 mile

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1906 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Austria Final Standings AC

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1906 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Austria Final Standings AC DNF
1912 Summer 34 Stockholm Athletics Austria Final Standings 20 3-00:48.0