Full name: Hans Johannes "John" Odde
Born: October 29, 1898 in Camberwell, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: 1972 in Kingston-upon-Thames, Greater London, Great Britain
Affiliations: Polytechnic Harriers, London (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
The son of a Norwegian diplomat and a British mother, John Odde was the Norwegian triple jump champion in 1916 at the age of 17. He later spent some years in England and was a finalist in the triple jump at the AAAs four times (1921-24), winning in 1923. He was also English AAA Champion in 1923. He won the Southern title in 1924.
Personal Best: TJ – 14.13 (46-4½) (1923).
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