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George Stott

Full name: George Henry Stott
Gender: Male
Born: 1888 in Lidget Green, Bradford, West Yorkshire, Great Britain
Died: 1969 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, Great Britain
Affiliations: Bradford All Saints', Bradford-on-Avon (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

George Stott learned to wrestle at All Saints Gymnasium in Little Horton and won the English featherweight titled in 1914, winning the same title again in 1920. Stott worked as a fireman in Bradford as his career, and had to receive special permission to leave his job for three weeks to compete at the Olympics. Stott made the Olympic team after winning the 1923 Keighley Police sponsored wrestling meet, and getting thru the British trials in 1924.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer Paris Wrestling Men's Featherweight, Freestyle Great Britain GBR 8T

Men's Featherweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1924 Summer Paris Wrestling Great Britain GBR Round Two Match #6 2 1924-07-11 Angelo (AUS) fall, Stott (GBR)
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