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Canada Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Date Started: July 30, 1948
Date Finished: August 7, 1948

Events for Canada: 20
Participants for Canada: 27 (18 men and 9 women)
Youngest Participant for Canada: Doreen Dredge (17 years, 25 days)
Oldest Participant for Canada: Gérard Côté (35 years, 13 days)
Most Medals for Canada (Athlete): 4 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ted Haggis Men's 100 metres 5 h1 r2/4
Jim O'Brien Men's 100 metres 3 h2 r1/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ted Haggis Men's 200 metres 5 h4 r2/4
Don Pettie Men's 200 metres 3 h12r1/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bob McFarlane 21 Men's 400 metres 6 h2 r3/4
Ernie McCullough Men's 400 metres 3 h7 r1/4
Don McFarlane 22 Men's 400 metres 3 h8 r1/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jack Hutchins 22 Men's 800 metres 4 h1 r2/3
Ezra Henniger 20 Men's 800 metres 5 h4 r1/3
Bill Parnell 20 Men's 800 metres 6 h3 r1/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jack Hutchins 22 Men's 1,500 metres 4 h2 r1/2
Cliff Salmond Men's 1,500 metres 9 h1 r1/2
Bill Parnell 20 Men's 1,500 metres AC h3 r1/2

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Cliff Salmond Men's 5,000 metres 9 h1 r1/2

Men's Marathon

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bill LaRochelle 22 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 4 h6 r1/3

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Art Jackes 24 Men's High Jump 6

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Eric Coy 34 Men's Shot Put AC QR

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Eric Coy 34 Men's Discus Throw 23 QR

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Leo Roininen 20 Men's Javelin Throw 20 QR

Men's Decathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lionel Fournier 31 Men's Decathlon 25

Women's 100 metres

Women's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Diane Foster 19 Women's 200 metres 3 h2 r1/3
Millie Cheater 20 Women's 200 metres 3 h7 r1/3
Donna Gilmore Women's 200 metres 4 h4 r1/3

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Women's High Jump

Women's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Elaine Silburn Women's Long Jump 16 QR

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