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Joe Pearman

Full name: Joseph Bernard "Joe" Pearman
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Born: May 8, 1892 in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
Died: May 30, 1961
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

At the 1920 Olympics, Joe Pearman of the New York AC competed in both the 3,000 m and 10,000 m walks. At the shorter distance he was eliminated in the heats, but in the 10,000 m he placed second to the Italian Ugo Frigerio in the heats and these two then took the gold and silver medals in the final. Pearman also won two AAU outdoor titles and one indoor championship. Pearman later became editor of The Winged Foot, the journal of the New York AC.

Personal Best: 10kmW – 47:30.0 (1920).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Athletics Men's 3,000 metres Walk United States USA AC h1 r1/2
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Athletics Men's 10 kilometres Walk United States USA 2 Silver

Men's 3,000 metres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Athletics United States Round One Heat One AC DQ

Men's 10 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T MB
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Athletics United States Final 2 49:40.2est 250 m. bh1
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Athletics United States Round One Heat One 2 QU 47:30.0