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Cyril Seedhouse

Full name: Cyril Norman Seedhouse
Gender: Male
Born: April 10, 1892 in Leighton Buzzard, Central Bedfordshire, Great Britain
Died: January 21, 1966 in Exminster, Devon, Great Britain
Affiliations: Blackheath Harriers, Blackheath (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Winner of the AAA 440 y in 1912, Cyril Seedhouse won a bronze medal in the 4×400 relay at the 1912 Olympics and reached the semis of the 200 and 400. In 1913 he equaled Mel Sheppard's world record for 500 y when this was still an officially recognized distance. During the war, he was a pilot with the Royal Flying Corps and, although shot in the back, he succeeded in bringing his plane home after a dogfight with two Fokkers.

Personal Best: 400 – 49.1e (1912).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Men's 200 metres Great Britain GBR 4 h2 r2/3
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Men's 400 metres Great Britain GBR AC h2 r2/3
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay Great Britain GBR 3 Bronze

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Great Britain Semi-Finals Heat Two 4
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Thirteen 2 QU

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Great Britain Semi-Finals Heat Two AC DNF
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Fourteen 1 QU 51.5

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Great Britain GBR Final 3 3:23.2
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Great Britain GBR Round One Heat One 1 QU/OR 3:19.0
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