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Carl Linder

Full name: Carl Waino Alexander (Viljo-) Linder (Heinonen-)
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: September 13, 1889 in Rauma, Satakunta, Finland
Died: October 1966 in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: Hurja Athletic Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Carl Linder was selected for the 1920 Olympic marathon based on his third-place finish at that year's Boston Marathon. But Linder's greatest marathon performance came in 1919 when he won the Boston race.

Personal Best: Mar – 2-25:29 (1922).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Athletics Men's Marathon United States USA 11

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 30 Antwerpen Athletics United States Final Standings 11 2-44:21.2
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