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Suttie Smith

Full name: John Sutherland "Suttie" Smith
Gender: Male
Born: June 21, 1905 in Dundee, Dundee City, Great Britain
Died: January 23, 1975 in Broughty Ferry, Dundee City, Great Britain
Affiliations: Dundee Thistle Harriers
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Suttie Smith was the winner of seven Scottish track titles: 4 miles (1927-29) and 10 miles (1928-30, 1933), setting a national record at 10 miles in 1929, and winning the Scottish cross-country for five successive years (1928-32). He represented Scotland in the International Cross-Country championship for 10 successive years (1927-36) and was the runner-up in 1928. He was also a first-class gymnast and was a member of the team that won the Scottish championship.

Personal Bests: 3 miles – 14:41.2 (1932); 5000 – 15:22.6 (1927); 4 miles – 20:24.8 (1928); 6 miles – 30:47.0 (1929); 10000 – 31:50.0 (1928); 10 miles – 51:37.8 (1929).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 10,000 metres Great Britain GBR 10

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Great Britain Final Standings 10 31:50.0
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