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Jack Murray

Full name: John "Jack" Murray
Gender: Male
Born: 1881 in Ballincollig, Cork, Ireland
Affiliations: County Dublin Harriers, IRL
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Twin brother of Denis Murray; Brother of William Murray.

Biography

John Murray was Irish champion at 120y hurdles (1904), discus (1909), and the hammer (1909). After retiring from competition, he was the landlord of a popular Dublin public house for many years. His brothers, Denis and William, also competed in the 1908 Olympics.

Personal Bests: DT – 36.78 (120-8) (1909); HT – 44.12 (144-9) (1907).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer London Athletics Men's Discus Throw Great Britain GBR AC
1908 Summer London Athletics Men's Hammer Throw Great Britain GBR AC

Men's Discus Throw

Men's Hammer Throw