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Canada Athletics at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games

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Host City: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Date Started: July 29, 1928
Date Finished: August 5, 1928

Events for Canada: 19
Participants for Canada: 32 (26 men and 6 women)
Youngest Participant for Canada: Jenny Thompson (17 years, 291 days)
Oldest Participant for Canada: Percy Wyer (44 years, 195 days)
Most Medals for Canada (Athlete): 4 athletes with 2 medals

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Percy Williams 19 Men's 100 metres 1 Gold
Johnny Fitzpatrick 21 Men's 100 metres 6 h2 r3/4
Buck Hester 25 Men's 100 metres 4 h3 r2/4
Ralph Adams 20 Men's 100 metres 4 h6 r2/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Percy Williams 19 Men's 200 metres 1 Gold
Johnny Fitzpatrick 21 Men's 200 metres 5
Ralph Adams 20 Men's 200 metres 3 h1 r2/4
Buck Hester 25 Men's 200 metres AC h9 r1/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jimmy Ball 25 Men's 400 metres 2 Silver
Alex Wilson 22 Men's 400 metres 4 h2 r3/4
Phil Edwards 20 Men's 400 metres 6 h2 r3/4
Fred Macbeth 18 Men's 400 metres 5 h6 r2/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Phil Edwards 20 Men's 800 metres 4
Brant Little 21 Men's 800 metres 4 h2 r2/3
Alex Wilson 22 Men's 800 metres 6 h1 r2/3
Jack Walter 19 Men's 800 metres 5 h5 r1/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
David Griffin 23 Men's 1,500 metres 4 h4 r1/2
Alex Docherty 24 Men's 1,500 metres 5 h5 r1/2
Jack Walter 19 Men's 1,500 metres 6 h2 r1/2
Pete Walter 23 Men's 1,500 metres 7 h3 r1/2

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Vincent Callard 32 Men's 5,000 metres 8 h3 r1/2
Billy Kibblewhite Men's 5,000 metres AC h1 r1/2
Art Keay 21 Men's 5,000 metres AC h2 r1/2

Men's Marathon

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Warren Montabone 24 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 4 h6 r1/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Art Keay 21 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 8 h1 r1/2

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Alex Munroe 19 Men's High Jump AC QR

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Vic Pickard 24 Men's Pole Vault 4

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Alex Munroe 19 Men's Triple Jump 16 QR

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Doral Pilling 22 Men's Javelin Throw 12 QR

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bobby Rosenfeld 23 Women's 100 metres 2 Silver
Ethel Smith 20 Women's 100 metres 3 Bronze
Myrtle Cook 26 Women's 100 metres AC
Jane Bell 17 Women's 100 metres 3 h3 r2/3

Women's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jenny Thompson 17 Women's 800 metres 4
Bobby Rosenfeld 23 Women's 800 metres 5

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Women's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ethel Catherwood 20 Women's High Jump 1 Gold

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