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William Saward

Full name: William Saward
Gender: Male
Born: 1858
Affiliations: Essex Beagles, Barking (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

William Saward qualified for the 1900 Olympic marathon by finishing second in the 1899 London-Brighton race, although it was twice the Olympic distance. Saward dropped out of the Olympic marathon before the 4-mile mark.

Personal Best: Mar – unknown.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer Paris Athletics Men's Marathon Great Britain GBR AC DNF

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1900 Summer Paris Athletics Great Britain Final Standings AC DNF