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Host City: London, Great Britain

Date Started: July 13, 1908

Date Finished: July 25, 1908

Events for Great Britain: 25

Participants for Great Britain: 126 (126 men and 0 women)

Youngest Participant for Great Britain: Al Bellerby (20 years, 177 days)

Oldest Participant for Great Britain: Denis Horgan (37 years, 59 days)

Most Medals for Great Britain (Athlete): 5 athletes with 2 medals

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Patrick Roche | Men's 100 metres | 3 h1 r2/3 | ||

Jack Morton | 29 | Men's 100 metres | 3 h2 r2/3 | |

James Stark | 23 | Men's 100 metres | 3 h4 r2/3 | |

Robert Duncan | 20 | Men's 100 metres | 4 h3 r2/3 | |

Jack George | 26 | Men's 100 metres | 4 h4 r2/3 | |

Meyrick Chapman | 21 | Men's 100 metres | 2 h10r1/3 | |

Henry Pankhurst | Men's 100 metres | 2 h12r1/3 | ||

Denis Murray | Men's 100 metres | 3 h4 r1/3 | ||

Harry Watson | Men's 100 metres | 3 h14r1/3 | ||

William Murray | Men's 100 metres | 4 h8 r1/3 | ||

Henry Harmer | 24 | Men's 100 metres | AC h5 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

George Hawkins | 24 | Men's 200 metres | 4 | |

Lionel Reed | 24 | Men's 200 metres | 2 h3 r2/3 | |

Patrick Roche | Men's 200 metres | 2 h4 r2/3 | ||

Jack George | 26 | Men's 200 metres | 3 h3 r2/3 | |

Sam Hurdsfield | 32 | Men's 200 metres | 4 h3 r2/3 | |

Robert Duncan | 20 | Men's 200 metres | 2 h5 r1/3 | |

Jack Morton | 29 | Men's 200 metres | 2 h12r1/3 | |

Henry Pankhurst | Men's 200 metres | 3 h10r1/3 | ||

James Stark | 23 | Men's 200 metres | 3 h11r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Wyndham Halswelle | 25 | Men's 400 metres | 1 | Gold |

Charles Davies | Men's 400 metres | 2 h1 r2/3 | ||

Edwin Montague | 23 | Men's 400 metres | 2 h2 r2/3 | |

George Nicol | 21 | Men's 400 metres | 3 h2 r2/3 | |

Edward Ryle | 22 | Men's 400 metres | 3 h3 r2/3 | |

G. W. Young | Men's 400 metres | 4 h1 r2/3 | ||

Christopher Chavasse | 23 | Men's 400 metres | 2 h8 r1/3 | |

Arthur Astley | 27 | Men's 400 metres | 2 h9 r1/3 | |

Alan Patterson | 22 | Men's 400 metres | 2 h11r1/3 | |

R. C. Robb | Men's 400 metres | 2 h13r1/3 | ||

Noel Chavasse | 23 | Men's 400 metres | 3 h7 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Theodore Just | 22 | Men's 800 metres | 5 | |

Ivo Fairbairn-Crawford | 23 | Men's 800 metres | AC | |

George Butterfield | Men's 800 metres | 2 h1 r1/2 | ||

James Lintott | 22 | Men's 800 metres | 2 h2 r1/2 | |

John Lee | Men's 800 metres | 2 h3 r1/2 | ||

Arthur Astley | 27 | Men's 800 metres | 2 h5 r1/2 | |

George Morphy | 24 | Men's 800 metres | 3 h3 r1/2 | |

Harold Holding | 25 | Men's 800 metres | 3 h7 r1/2 | |

Murray Ashford | 21 | Men's 800 metres | AC h1 r1/2 | |

Larry Manogue | Men's 800 metres | AC h4 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Harold Wilson | 23 | Men's 1,500 metres | 2 | Silver |

Norman Hallows | 21 | Men's 1,500 metres | 3 | Bronze |

Ivo Fairbairn-Crawford | 23 | Men's 1,500 metres | 5 | |

Joe Deakin | 29 | Men's 1,500 metres | 6 | |

Vincent Loney | 25 | Men's 1,500 metres | AC | |

George Butterfield | Men's 1,500 metres | 3 h2 r1/2 | ||

John McGeough | 27 | Men's 1,500 metres | 3 h4 r1/2 | |

Francis Knott | 25 | Men's 1,500 metres | 4 h1 r1/2 | |

John Lee | Men's 1,500 metres | 4 h2 r1/2 | ||

Joe Smith | Men's 1,500 metres | 5 h1 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Emil Voigt | 25 | Men's 5 mile | 1 | Gold |

Eddie Owen | 21 | Men's 5 mile | 2 | Silver |

Arthur Robertson | 29 | Men's 5 mile | 5 | |

James Murphy | Men's 5 mile | AC | ||

Samuel Stevenson | Men's 5 mile | 3 h5 r1/2 | ||

William Coales | 22 | Men's 5 mile | AC h1 r1/2 | |

Joe Deakin | 29 | Men's 5 mile | AC h4 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Billy Clarke | 34 | Men's Marathon | 12 | |

Ernest Barnes | Men's Marathon | 13 | ||

Fred Lord | 29 | Men's Marathon | 15 | |

James Beale | 27 | Men's Marathon | 17 | |

Fred Appleby | 28 | Men's Marathon | AC | |

Jack Price | Men's Marathon | AC | ||

Bertie Thompson | 27 | Men's Marathon | AC | |

Harry Barrett | 28 | Men's Marathon | AC | |

Alex Duncan | 24 | Men's Marathon | AC | |

Thomas Jack | 27 | Men's Marathon | AC | |

Albert Wyatt | Men's Marathon | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Eric Hussey | 23 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 2 h1 r2/3 | |

William Knyvett | 25 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 2 h2 r2/3 | |

Alfred Healey | 28 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 2 h3 r2/3 | |

Cecil Kinahan | 29 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 2 h4 r2/3 | |

Wallis Walters | 30 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 3 h1 r2/3 | |

Laurence Kiely | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 3 h3 r2/3 | ||

Oswald Groenings | 27 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 4 h1 r2/3 | |

Tim Ahearne | 22 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 4 h3 r2/3 | |

Arthur Halligan | 21 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 2 h2 r1/3 | |

Kenneth Powell | 23 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 2 h5 r1/3 | |

Edward Leader | 25 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 2 h13r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jimmy Tremeer | 33 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 3 | Bronze |

Leslie Burton | 24 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | AC | |

Frederick Harmer | 23 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 2 h3 r2/3 | |

Wyatt Gould | 28 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 3 h3 r2/3 | |

Oswald Groenings | 27 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | AC h2 r2/3 | |

Geoffrey Burton | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | AC h4 r2/3 | ||

Jack Densham | 28 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 2 h2 r1/3 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Arthur Russell | 22 | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | 1 | Gold |

Arthur Robertson | 29 | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | 2 | Silver |

Guy Holdaway | 22 | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | 4 | |

Harry Sewell | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | 5 | ||

Joseph Kinchin | 23 | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | 2 h5 r1/2 | |

Thomas Downing | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | AC h1 r1/2 | ||

Frank Buckley | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | AC h2 r1/2 | ||

Joseph English | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | AC h2 r1/2 | ||

Henry Barker | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | AC h3 r1/2 | ||

Richard Yorke | 22 | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | AC h4 r1/2 | |

W. Grantham | Men's 3,200 metres Steeplechase | AC h6 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Jack Morton | 29 | Men's 1,600 metres Medley Relay | 2 h3 r1/2 | |

Henry Pankhurst | Men's 1,600 metres Medley Relay | 2 h3 r1/2 | ||

Edwin Montague | 23 | Men's 1,600 metres Medley Relay | 2 h3 r1/2 | |

Theodore Just | 22 | Men's 1,600 metres Medley Relay | 2 h3 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Joe Deakin | 29 | Men's 3 mile, Team | 1 | Gold |

Arthur Robertson | 29 | Men's 3 mile, Team | 1 | Gold |

William Coales | 22 | Men's 3 mile, Team | 1 | Gold |

Harold Wilson | 23 | Men's 3 mile, Team | 1 | Gold |

Norman Hallows | 21 | Men's 3 mile, Team | 1 | Gold |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

George Larner | 33 | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | 1 | Gold |

Ernie Webb | 34 | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | 2 | Silver |

Bill Palmer | 26 | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | AC | |

Ralph Harrison | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | AC | ||

Ernest Larner | 27 | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | 4 h3 r1/2 | |

Sydney Sarel | 35 | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | 5 h1 r1/2 | |

Jack Butler | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | 5 h3 r1/2 | ||

Bill Brown | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | AC h1 r1/2 | ||

Alfred Yeoumans | 31 | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | AC h1 r1/2 | |

Richard Quinn | 25 | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | AC h2 r1/2 | |

John Reid | Men's 3,500 metres Walk | AC h2 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

George Larner | 33 | Men's 10 mile Walk | 1 | Gold |

Ernie Webb | 34 | Men's 10 mile Walk | 2 | Silver |

Edward Spencer | 26 | Men's 10 mile Walk | 3 | Bronze |

Frank Carter | Men's 10 mile Walk | 4 | ||

Ernest Larner | 27 | Men's 10 mile Walk | 5 | |

Bill Palmer | 26 | Men's 10 mile Walk | AC | |

Ralph Harrison | Men's 10 mile Walk | DNS r2/2 | ||

Godwin Withers | 23 | Men's 10 mile Walk | 5 h2 r1/2 | |

Tommy Hammond | 29 | Men's 10 mile Walk | 6 h1 r1/2 | |

Sydney Schofield | Men's 10 mile Walk | 6 h2 r1/2 | ||

Alfred Yeoumans | 31 | Men's 10 mile Walk | AC h1 r1/2 | |

Jack Butler | Men's 10 mile Walk | AC h2 r1/2 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Con Leahy | 32 | Men's High Jump | 2T | Silver |

Pat Leahy | 30 | Men's High Jump | 9 | |

Edward Leader | 25 | Men's High Jump | 10T | |

Haswell Wilson | 23 | Men's High Jump | 10T | |

Al Bellerby | 20 | Men's High Jump | 20 |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Walter Henderson | 27 | Men's Standing High Jump | 8T | |

Lancelot Stafford | 21 | Men's Standing High Jump | 17T | |

Alfred Flaxman | 28 | Men's Standing High Jump | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Tim Ahearne | 22 | Men's Long Jump | 8 | |

Denis Murray | Men's Long Jump | 9 | ||

Charles Williams | 20 | Men's Long Jump | 11 | |

Al Bellerby | 20 | Men's Long Jump | 16 | |

Wilf Bleaden | 21 | Men's Long Jump | 17 | |

Willie Watt | Men's Long Jump | 18 | ||

Lionel Cornish | 28 | Men's Long Jump | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Lionel Cornish | 28 | Men's Standing Long Jump | AC | |

Lancelot Stafford | 21 | Men's Standing Long Jump | AC | |

Walter Henderson | 27 | Men's Standing Long Jump | AC | |

Frederick Kitching | 21 | Men's Standing Long Jump | AC | |

Tim Ahearne | 22 | Men's Standing Long Jump | AC | |

Wilf Bleaden | 21 | Men's Standing Long Jump | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Tim Ahearne | 22 | Men's Triple Jump | 1 | Gold |

Cyril Dugmore | 25 | Men's Triple Jump | 11 | |

Michael Dineen | Men's Triple Jump | 12 | ||

George Mayberry | 24 | Men's Triple Jump | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Denis Horgan | 36 | Men's Shot Put | 2 | Silver |

Ned Barrett | 30 | Men's Shot Put | 5 | |

Henry Leeke | 28 | Men's Shot Put | AC | |

Tom Nicolson | 28 | Men's Shot Put | AC | |

James Barrett | 28 | Men's Shot Put | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Henry Leeke | 28 | Men's Discus Throw | AC | |

Ernest May | 29 | Men's Discus Throw | AC | |

Walter Henderson | 27 | Men's Discus Throw | AC | |

Alfred Flaxman | 28 | Men's Discus Throw | AC | |

Michael Collins | 28 | Men's Discus Throw | AC | |

Jack Murray | Men's Discus Throw | AC | ||

Ned Barrett | 30 | Men's Discus Throw | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Henry Leeke | 28 | Men's Discus Throw, Greek Style | AC | |

Walter Henderson | 27 | Men's Discus Throw, Greek Style | AC | |

Ernest May | 29 | Men's Discus Throw, Greek Style | AC | |

Alfred Flaxman | 28 | Men's Discus Throw, Greek Style | AC | |

James Barrett | 28 | Men's Discus Throw, Greek Style | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Tom Nicolson | 28 | Men's Hammer Throw | 4 | |

Alan Fyffe | 23 | Men's Hammer Throw | 9 | |

Robert Lindsay-Watson | 21 | Men's Hammer Throw | AC | |

Jack Murray | Men's Hammer Throw | AC | ||

Ernest May | 29 | Men's Hammer Throw | AC | |

Henry Leeke | 28 | Men's Hammer Throw | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Henry Leeke | 28 | Men's Javelin Throw | AC | |

Jimmy Tremeer | 33 | Men's Javelin Throw | AC | |

Ernest May | 29 | Men's Javelin Throw | AC |

Athlete | Age | Event | Rank | Medal |
---|---|---|---|---|

Henry Leeke | 28 | Men's Javelin Throw, Freestyle | AC | |

Walter Henderson | 27 | Men's Javelin Throw, Freestyle | AC | |

Ernest May | 29 | Men's Javelin Throw, Freestyle | AC | |

Alfred Flaxman | 28 | Men's Javelin Throw, Freestyle | AC | |

Ned Barrett | 30 | Men's Javelin Throw, Freestyle | AC |