Full name: James Isaac Wendell
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: United States
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
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).
|1912 Summer||21||Stockholm||Athletics||Men's 110 metres Hurdles||United States||USA||2||Silver|
|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|