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Host City: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Date Started: July 29, 1928

Date Finished: August 5, 1928

Events for Great Britain: 19

Participants for Great Britain: 55 (55 men and 0 women)

Youngest Participant for Great Britain: Harry Simmons (17 years, 159 days)

Oldest Participant for Great Britain: Rex Woods (36 years, 288 days)

Most Medals for Great Britain (Athlete): Jack London and Walter Rangeley (2 medals)

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

Jack London | 23 | Men's 100 metres | 2 | Silver |

Cyril Gill | 26 | Men's 100 metres | 3 h2 r2/4 | |

Walter Rangeley | 24 | Men's 100 metres | 3 h6 r2/4 | |

John Heap | 20 | Men's 100 metres | 5 h4 r1/4 |

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

Walter Rangeley | 24 | Men's 200 metres | 2 | Silver |

Cyril Gill | 26 | Men's 200 metres | 5 h2 r3/4 | |

Guy Butler | 28 | Men's 200 metres | 4 h3 r2/4 | |

John Hambidge | 20 | Men's 200 metres | 5 h1 r2/4 |

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

John Rinkel | 23 | Men's 400 metres | 4 | |

Billy Green | 23 | Men's 400 metres | 3 h1 r2/4 | |

Roger Leigh-Wood | 21 | Men's 400 metres | 3 h6 r2/4 | |

John Hanlon | 22 | Men's 400 metres | 3 h15r1/4 |

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

Douglas Lowe | 25 | Men's 800 metres | 1 | Gold |

Ralph Starr | 25 | Men's 800 metres | 5 h2 r2/3 | |

Wilfrid Tatham | 29 | Men's 800 metres | 7 h3 r2/3 | |

Harry Houghton | 27 | Men's 800 metres | 6 h4 r1/3 |

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

Cyril Ellis | 24 | Men's 1,500 metres | 5 | |

Stan Ashby | 20 | Men's 1,500 metres | 3 h3 r1/2 | |

Reg Thomas | 21 | Men's 1,500 metres | 3 h4 r1/2 | |

Reggie Bell | 23 | Men's 1,500 metres | 6 h5 r1/2 |

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

Bert Johnston | 26 | Men's 5,000 metres | 8 | |

Brian Oddie | 23 | Men's 5,000 metres | 9 | |

Wally Beavers | 24 | Men's 5,000 metres | 5 h1 r1/2 | |

Frederick Light | Men's 5,000 metres | 7 h1 r1/2 |

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

Arthur Muggridge | Men's 10,000 metres | 5 | ||

Wally Beavers | 24 | Men's 10,000 metres | 9 | |

Suttie Smith | 22 | Men's 10,000 metres | 10 | |

George Constable | Men's 10,000 metres | 12 |

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

Sam Ferris | 27 | Men's Marathon | 8 | |

Harry Wood | 25 | Men's Marathon | 11 | |

Harry Payne | 35 | Men's Marathon | 13 | |

Duncan Wright | 31 | Men's Marathon | 20 | |

Herb Bignall | 22 | Men's Marathon | 21 | |

Ernie Harper | 25 | Men's Marathon | 22 |

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

Fred Gaby | 33 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 6 | |

David, Lord Burghley | 23 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 3 h2 r2/3 | |

Bernard Lucas | 20 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 6 h3 r2/3 | |

Douglas Neame | 26 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 4 h4 r1/3 |

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

David, Lord Burghley | 23 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 1 | Gold |

Thomas Livingston-Learmonth | 22 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 5 | |

Frederick Chauncy | 23 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 6 h1 r2/3 | |

Lance Percival | 21 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 3 h5 r1/3 |

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

Norman Biddulph | 24 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 4 h2 r1/2 | |

Henry Oliver | 25 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 5 h1 r1/2 | |

Vernon Morgan | 24 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 5 h3 r1/2 | |

Joe Blewitt | 32 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 6 h3 r1/2 |

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

Cyril Gill | 26 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 | Bronze |

Teddy Smouha | 18 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 | Bronze |

Walter Rangeley | 24 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 | Bronze |

Jack London | 23 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 3 | Bronze |

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

Roger Leigh-Wood | 21 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 5 | |

William Craner | 21 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 5 | |

John Rinkel | 23 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 5 | |

Douglas Lowe | 25 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 5 |

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

Harry Simmons | 17 | Men's High Jump | 11T | |

Colin Gordon | 20 | Men's High Jump | 17T | |

Carl van Geyzel | 25 | Men's High Jump | 19T QR | |

Geoffrey Turner | 21 | Men's High Jump | 19T QR |

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

Laurence Bond | 22 | Men's Pole Vault | 10T QR |

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

Reginald Revans | 21 | Men's Long Jump | 32 QR | |

James Cohen | 22 | Men's Long Jump | 39 QR |

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

Rex Woods | 36 | Men's Shot Put | 17 QR | |

Robert Howland | 23 | Men's Shot Put | 21 QR |

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

Malcolm Nokes | 30 | Men's Hammer Throw | 11 QR |

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

Howard Ford | 22 | Men's Decathlon | AC |