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Harry Nelson

Full name: William Harold "Harry" Nelson
Gender: Male
Born: April 26, 1923
Died: July 1, 2011 in Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
Affiliations: Otago
Country: NZL New Zealand
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Harry Nelson had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1950 British Empire Games 6 miles, 2nd in the 1950 British Empire Games 3 miles.

Personal Bests: 3 miles – 14:19.6 (1948); 5000 – unknown; 6 miles – 30:29.6 (1950); 10000 – unknown.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 25 London Athletics Men's 5,000 metres New Zealand NZL 6 h1 r1/2
1948 Summer 25 London Athletics Men's 10,000 metres New Zealand NZL AC NP

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1948 Summer 25 London Athletics New Zealand Round One Heat One 6 15:34.4

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1948 Summer 25 London Athletics New Zealand Final Standings AC NP