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James Wendell

Full name: James Isaac Wendell
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: September 3, 1890 in Schenectady, New York, United States
Died: November 22, 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

James Wendell won the 1912 IC4A 120y hurdles for Wesleyan; the following year he again took the high hurdles and won the 220y hurdles. After graduating in 1913, Wendell earned several honorary degrees as an educator. Most of his life was spent as the headmaster at The Hill School in Pottstown, Penn.

Personal Best: 110H – 15.2 (1912).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles United States USA 2 Silver

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics United States Final 2 15.2
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Four 1 QU 15.5
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics United States Round One Heat Eleven 2 QU 15.7