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Laurence Reavell-Carter

Full name: Laurence Reavell-Carter
Gender: Male
Born: August 27, 1914 in Brentford, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: October 4, 1985 in Hastings, East Sussex, Great Britain
Affiliations: Reading University Athletic Club / Milocarian Athletic Club / Royal Air Force
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

After winning the AAA Junior shot in 1933 and AAA indoor shot in 1936, Laurence Reavell-Carter developed into a leading discus thrower, competing in two Olympics. He placed second in the AAA discus in 1936, was a finalist in 1938-39, and then placed third in 1948. During his career in the RAF he was awarded the CBE and retired with the rank of Wing Commander.

Personal Bests: SP – 13.43 (44-1) (1948); DT – 43.99 (144-4) (1948).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics Men's Discus Throw Great Britain GBR AC QR
1948 Summer 33 London Athletics Men's Discus Throw Great Britain GBR 25 QR

Men's Discus Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round AC DNQ
1948 Summer 33 London Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round 25 38.04
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