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John Odde

Full name: Hans Johannes "John" Odde
Gender: Male
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: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

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).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 25 Paris Athletics Men's Triple Jump Great Britain GBR 12

Men's Triple Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1924 Summer 25 Paris Athletics Great Britain Final Standings 12 13.400
1924 Summer 25 Paris Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round 12 13.400
1924 Summer 25 Paris Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Group B 6 13.400