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Frank Mackey

Full name: Frank Jay Mackey
Gender: Male
Born: March 20, 1852 in Gilboa, New York, United States
Died: February 24, 1927 in Riverside, California, United States
Affiliations: Foxhunters Hurlingham, (GBR)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Polo

Related Olympians: Stepfather of Fon, Marquis de Portago.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Although originally from Chicago, Frank Mackey played much of his polo in England and was one of two Americans on the Foxhunters team which won the 1900 Olympic polo tournament. He did not take up polo until he was a 40-year-old and along with Foxhall Keene, played for America against Great Britain in the Westchester Cup soon after the 1900 Games.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 48 Paris Polo Men's Polo Foxhunters Hurlingham USA 1 Gold

Men's Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1900 Summer 48 Paris Polo Foxhunters Hurlingham USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1900-06-02 Foxhunters Hurlingham-1 3, BLO Polo Club, Rugby-2 1 1
1900 Summer 48 Paris Polo Foxhunters Hurlingham USA Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1900-05-31 Foxhunters Hurlingham-1 6, Bagatelle Polo Club, Paris-3 4
1900 Summer 48 Paris Polo Foxhunters Hurlingham USA Round One Match #1 1 1900-05-28 Foxhunters Hurlingham-1 10, Compiègne Polo Club 0 3
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