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Arthur Sewell

Full name: Arthur Norman Sewell
Gender: Male
Born: December 21, 1903 in Bramley, West Yorkshire, Great Britain
Died: February 1984 in Winchester, Hampshire, Great Britain
Affiliations: Pudsey & Bramley AC, Leeds (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

After finishing ninth in the 1924 International Cross-Country, he was included in the team for the Olympic Games. In a race run in exceptional heat, only Ernie Harper of the five British entries complete the course, but Sewell managed to reach the stadium before collapsing in a coma, from which he recovered. His best performance on the track was to win the 1924 Northern 10 miles.

Personal Bests: 10 miles – 55:16.4 (1924).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 20 Paris Athletics Men's Cross-Country, Individual Great Britain GBR AC DNF
1924 Summer 20 Paris Athletics Men's Cross-Country, Team Great Britain GBR AC DNF

Men's Cross-Country, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1924 Summer 20 Paris Athletics Great Britain Final Standings AC DNF

Men's Cross-Country, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank IP
1924 Summer 20 Paris Athletics Great Britain GBR Final Standings AC DNF DNF
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