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John Savidge

Full name: John Andrew Savidge
Gender: Male
Height: 6'7" (200 cm)
Weight: 231 lbs (105 kg)
Born: December 18, 1924 in Nottingham, Nottingham, Great Britain
Died: December 26, 1979 in Chester, Cheshire West and Chester, Great Britain
Affiliations: L.A.C., London (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

John Savidge had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Shot Put. In in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games he also finished ninth in the discus throw as well as in the hammer throw. In the British Empire and Commonwealth Games he competed for England.

Personal Best: SP – 16.83 (1954).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Men's Shot Put Great Britain GBR 6

Men's Shot Put

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Final Round 6 16.19
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round One 6 16.17
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Two 6 16.18 16.18
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Three 6 foul 16.18
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Four 6 16,19 16,19
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Five 6 16.03 16,19
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Final Round Round Six NP foul
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round 12 QU 14.89
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Round 1 10 14.89
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Round 2 11 14.89 pass
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round Round 3 DNS pass