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Harlow Rothert

Full name: Harlow Phelps Rothert
Gender: Male
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
Weight: 203 lbs (92 kg)
Born: April 1, 1908 in Carthage, Missouri, United States
Died: August 13, 1997 in Menlo Park, California, United States
Affiliations: LAAC, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Harlow Rothert was the outstanding sportsman of his generation at Stanford. In 1928, 1929, and 1930 he was on their track, football, and basketball teams and he was voted an All-America at basketball in 1930. In track, Rothert won the NCAA shot put for three years from 1928 and, after placing seventh at the 1928 Olympics, he improved to take the silver in 1932.

Personal Best: SP – 15.88 (1930).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 20 Amsterdam Athletics Men's Shot Put United States USA 7 QR
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics Men's Shot Put United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Shot Put

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BM
1928 Summer 20 Amsterdam Athletics United States Qualifying Round 7 14.68
1928 Summer 20 Amsterdam Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B 3 14.68
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Standings 2 15.675
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round Round One 1 15.670
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round Round Two 1 15.675 15.675
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round Round Three 2 15.430 15.675
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round Round Four 2 14.990 15.675
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round Round Five 2 foul 15.675
1932 Summer 24 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Round Round Six NP foul