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Charlie Morris

Full name: Charles James "Charlie" Morris
Gender: Male
Born: June 7, 1926
Died: June 4, 2015 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Affiliations: ?, Victoria, (AUS)
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Charles Morris competed at the 1956 Olympics in the hammer throw, finishing 19th in the qualifying round. He was sixth at the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games, and fourth at that event in 1962. Morris was New South Wales (NSW) hammer throw champion from 1957-60, competing for the Navy club on the NSW south coast, Albatross, and later throwing for Ryde Hornsby. He was Australian champion in 1957-58.

Personal Best\: HT – 59.89 (1962).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Athletics Men's Hammer Throw Australia AUS 19 QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 19 49.35
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round Round One NP foul
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round Round Two 19 49.35 49.35
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round Round Three NP foul
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