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Bob Soth

Full name: Robert Charles "Bob" Soth
Gender: Male
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: April 6, 1933 in Tama, Iowa, United States
Affiliations: Southern California Striders, Anaheim (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Bob Soth's best finish at the AAU Meet was third in the 1959 6-miles. He also placed fourth in the 5K in 1956 and 1960. Soth won a bronze medal in the 10K at the 1959 Pan American Games. He ran for Drake and the Southern Cal Striders.

Personal Bests: Mile – 4:12.0 (1957); 2 miles – 8:55.5 (1959); 5K – 14:18.6 (1960); 10K – 30:21.8 (1959).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 27 Roma Athletics Men's 5,000 metres United States USA 7 h4 r1/2

Men's 5,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1960 Summer 27 Roma Athletics United States Round One Heat Four 7 14:40.4 14:40.85