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Mike Lindsay

Full name: Michael Robert "Mike" Lindsay
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (189 cm)
Weight: 249 lbs (113 kg)
Born: November 2, 1938 in Glasgow, Glasgow City, Great Britain
Affiliations: Queens Park Harriers, London (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Mike Lindsay had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Discus Throw, 2nd in the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Shot Put. He also finished fourth in the discus throw and sixth in the shot put at the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games, fourth in the shot put and sixth in the discus throw at the 1966 British Empire and Commonwealth Games, and sixth in the shot put and ninth in the discus throw at the 1970 British Commonwealth Games. In all British (Empire and) Commonwealth Games Lindsay competed for Scotland.

Personal Bests: SP – 18.50 (1963); DT – 55.32 (1960).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Men's Shot Put Great Britain GBR 5
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Men's Discus Throw Great Britain GBR 31 QR
1964 Summer 25 Tokyo Athletics Men's Shot Put Great Britain GBR 19 QR

Men's Shot Put

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Final Round 5 17.80
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round One 3 17.63
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Two 5 17.61 17.63
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Three 5 17.80 17.80
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Four 5 17.09 17.80
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Five 5 17.39 17.80
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Six NP 17.43
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round 5 QU 17.28
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Round One 5 17.28
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Round Two 5 pass 17.28
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Round Three NP pass
1964 Summer 25 Tokyo Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round 19 17.23
1964 Summer 25 Tokyo Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Round One 16 16.77
1964 Summer 25 Tokyo Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Round Two 18 16.70 16.77
1964 Summer 25 Tokyo Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Round Three NP 17.23

Men's Discus Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round 31 50.15
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Group B 18 50.15
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Group B Round One 15 49.07
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 17 foul 49.07
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP 50.15