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Laird Sloan

Full name: Laird de Lacey Sloan
Gender: Male
Born: October 3, 1935 in Québec City, Québec, Canada
Affiliations: ?, Montréal (CAN)
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Laird Sloan had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4x440 yards relay (with Terry Tobacco, Doug Clement, and Joe Foreman). In the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Sloan was eliminated in the semi-finals of the 440 yards.

Personal Best: 400 – 48.2y (1954).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Men's 400 metres Canada CAN 4 h4 r1/4
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay Canada CAN 5

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Canada Round One Heat Four 4 50.0 50.18

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) ST
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Canada CAN Final 5 3:10.2 3:10.33 48,2
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Canada CAN Round One Heat One 1 QU 3:10.6 3:10.59