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Roy Sandstrom

Full name: Eric Roy Sandstrom
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (174 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: September 11, 1931
Affiliations: Leichtathletik Club
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Roy Sandstrom had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4×110 yards Relay (with David Segal, Peter Radford, and the non-Olympian Adrian Breaker). In the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 100 yards Sandstrom was eliminated in the semi-finals. In the British Empire and Commonwealth Games he competed for England.

He lives in Australia now.

Personal Bests: 100 – 10.3 (1956); 200 – 21.5 (1958).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Men's 100 metres Great Britain GBR 6 h4 r2/4
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Men's 200 metres Great Britain GBR 3 h11r1/4
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay Great Britain GBR 5

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Great Britain Quarter-Finals Heat Four 6 10.9 11.03
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Eleven 2 QU 10.8 11.05

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Eleven 3 22.1 22.18

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Great Britain GBR Final 5 40.6 40.74 2
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Great Britain GBR Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 QU 40.6 40.68
1956 Summer 25 Melbourne Athletics Great Britain GBR Round One Heat One 2 QU 41.2 41.30