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James McEachern

Full name: James Marshall McEachern
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (182 cm)
Weight: 225 lbs (102 kg)
Born: June 2, 1881 in Georgetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Died: April 26, 1969 in San Francisco, California, United States
Affiliations: Olympic Club, San Francisco (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

James McEachern never won an AAU title, but between 1915 and 1929 finished on the podium nine times in the hammer throw and weight throw. He competed for San Francisco’s Olympic Club and Caledonian Club.

Personal Best: HT – 51.46 (168-10) (1921).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Athletics Men's 56-pound Weight Throw United States USA 10 QR
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Athletics Men's Hammer Throw United States USA 8 QR
1924 Summer 42 Paris Athletics Men's Hammer Throw United States USA 6

Men's 56-pound Weight Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Athletics United States Final Standings 10 QR
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Athletics United States Qualifying Round 10 8.840

Men's Hammer Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Athletics United States Final Standings 8 QR
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Athletics United States Qualifying Round 8 44.700
1924 Summer 42 Paris Athletics United States Final Standings 6 45.225
1924 Summer 42 Paris Athletics United States Final Round 6 45.225
1924 Summer 42 Paris Athletics United States Qualifying Round 6 QU 44.935