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Art Walker

Full name: Arthur Franklin "Art" Walker, Jr.
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: September 9, 1941 in Columbus, Georgia, United States
Affiliations: Southern California Striders, Anaheim (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Art Walker was AAU triple jump champion in 1965-66 and 1968 and won the event at the indoor AAUs in 1967. He competed at the 1965 World University Games, finishing fifth. He finished sixth in the 1962 NCAAs, representing Morehouse College.

Personal Bests: LJ – 7.52 (24-8¼) (1964); TJ – 16.81 (55-1¾) (1968).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics Men's Triple Jump United States USA 4
1972 Summer 30 München Athletics Men's Triple Jump United States USA 29 QR

Men's Triple Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD SBMD
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Final Round 4 17.12w
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Final Round Round One 11 15.43
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Final Round Round Two 10 16.45 16.45 15.43
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Final Round Round Three 4 16.77w 16.77
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Final Round Round Four 6 16.48 16.77 16.48
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Final Round Round Five 7 foul 16.77 16.70
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Final Round Round Six NP 17.12w
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Qualifying Round 3 QU 16.49
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B 2 16.49
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round One 2 16.49
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 2 pass 16.49
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP pass
1972 Summer 30 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round 29 15.29
1972 Summer 30 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B 15 15.29
1972 Summer 30 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round One NP foul
1972 Summer 30 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 13 15.29 15.29
1972 Summer 30 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP foul
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