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Charles Porter

Full name: Charles Michael Porter
Nickname(s): Chilla
Gender: Male
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: January 11, 1936 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Affiliations: ?, Victoria, (AUS)
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Charles Porter had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1956 Olympics high jump; 2nd in the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games high jump, 2nd in the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games high jump.

Personal Best: HJ – 2.10 (1956).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Men's High Jump Australia AUS 2 Silver OR
1960 Summer 24 Roma Athletics Men's High Jump Australia AUS 27 QR

Men's High Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank BHC MBHC TMBHC TABHC C/F/P
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 2 OR 2.10 2 3 11
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 1.80 metres 1T o 0 0 1 1.80
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 1.86 metres 15T p 0 0 1 1.80
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 1.92 metres 6T o 0 0 2 1.92
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 1.96 metres 6T o 0 0 3 1.96
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 2.00 metres 5T o 0 0 4 2.00
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 2.03 metres 3 o 0 0 5 2.03
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 2.06 metres 2 OR o 0 0 6 2.06
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 2.08 metres 3 =OR xo 1 1 8 2.08
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 2.10 metres 2 =OR xxo 2 3 11 2.10
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Final Round 2.12 metres 2 xxx 2 3 11 2.10
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 4T QU 1.92 0 0 3
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 1.70 metres 1T o 0 0 1 1.70
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 1.78 metres 13T p 0 0 1 1.70
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 1.82 metres 22T p 0 0 1 1.70
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 1.88 metres 1T o 0 0 2 1.88
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 1.92 metres 4T o 0 0 3 1.92
1960 Summer 24 Roma Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 27 1.95 2 2 4
1960 Summer 24 Roma Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 1.90 metres 1T o 0 0 1 1.90
1960 Summer 24 Roma Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 1.95 metres 23T xxo 2 2 4 1.95
1960 Summer 24 Roma Athletics Australia Qualifying Round 2.00 metres 27 xxx 2 2 4 1.95