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Host City: Berlin, Germany

Date Started: August 2, 1936

Date Finished: August 9, 1936

Events for Great Britain: 25

Participants for Great Britain: 52 (42 men and 10 women)

Youngest Participant for Great Britain: Dorothy Odam-Tyler (16 years, 149 days)

Oldest Participant for Great Britain: Bert Norris (37 years, 277 days)

Most Medals for Great Britain (Athlete): Godfrey Brown (2 medals)

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

Arthur Sweeney | 27 | Men's 100 metres | 5 h2 r3/4 | |

Alan Pennington | 20 | Men's 100 metres | 6 h1 r3/4 | |

Cyril Holmes | 21 | Men's 100 metres | 6 h1 r2/4 |

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

Alan Pennington | 20 | Men's 200 metres | 3 h2 r1/4 | |

Arthur Sweeney | 27 | Men's 200 metres | 4 h3 r1/4 |

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

Godfrey Brown | 21 | Men's 400 metres | 2 | Silver |

Bill Roberts | 24 | Men's 400 metres | 4 | |

Godfrey Rampling | 27 | Men's 400 metres | 4 h2 r3/4 |

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

Brian MacCabe | 22 | Men's 800 metres | 9 | |

Jack Powell | 25 | Men's 800 metres | 4 h2 r2/3 | |

Frank Handley | 25 | Men's 800 metres | 8 h1 r2/3 |

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

Jerry Cornes | 26 | Men's 1,500 metres | 6 | |

Bobby Graham | 26 | Men's 1,500 metres | 4 h3 r1/2 | |

Sydney Wooderson | 21 | Men's 1,500 metres | AC h4 r1/2 |

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

Peter Ward | 23 | Men's 5,000 metres | 11 | |

Frank Close | 23 | Men's 5,000 metres | 12 | |

Aubrey Reeve | 24 | Men's 5,000 metres | AC |

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

Alec Burns | 28 | Men's 10,000 metres | 5 | |

William Eaton | 27 | Men's 10,000 metres | AC | |

Jack Potts | 29 | Men's 10,000 metres | AC |

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

Ernie Harper | 34 | Men's Marathon | 2 | Silver |

Donald Robertson | 30 | Men's Marathon | 7 | |

Bert Norris | 37 | Men's Marathon | AC |

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

Don Finlay | 27 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 2 | Silver |

John Thornton | 25 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 5 | |

Ashleigh Pilbrow | 24 | Men's 110 metres Hurdles | 3 h4 r1/3 |

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

John Sheffield | 26 | Men's 400 metres Hurdles | 5 h6 r1/3 |

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

Tom Evenson | 26 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 5 h1 r1/2 | |

James Ginty | 28 | Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase | 5 h3 r1/2 |

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

Charles Wiard | 26 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h2 r1/2 | |

Don Finlay | 27 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h2 r1/2 | |

Walter Rangeley | 32 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h2 r1/2 | |

Alan Pennington | 20 | Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 4 h2 r1/2 |

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

Freddie Wolff | 25 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 1 | Gold |

Godfrey Rampling | 27 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 1 | Gold |

Bill Roberts | 24 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 1 | Gold |

Godfrey Brown | 21 | Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay | 1 | Gold |

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

Harold Whitlock | 32 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | 1 | Gold |

Lloyd Johnson | 36 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | 17 | |

Joe Hopkins | 34 | Men's 50 kilometres Walk | AC |

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

Robert Kennedy | 20 | Men's High Jump | 23T QR | |

Jack Newman | 19 | Men's High Jump | 23T QR | |

Stan West | 23 | Men's High Jump | 32T QR |

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

Dick Webster | 21 | Men's Pole Vault | 6T |

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

Edward Boyce | 23 | Men's Long Jump | NP QR | |

George Traynor | 30 | Men's Long Jump | NP QR |

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

Edward Boyce | 23 | Men's Triple Jump | AC QR |

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

Bernard Prendergast | 24 | Men's Discus Throw | AC QR | |

Laurence Reavell-Carter | 21 | Men's Discus Throw | AC QR |

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

Norman Drake | 24 | Men's Hammer Throw | AC QR |

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

Eileen Hiscock | 26 | Women's 100 metres | 4 h1 r2/3 | |

Barbara Burke | 19 | Women's 100 metres | 4 h2 r2/3 | |

Audrey Brown | 23 | Women's 100 metres | 3 h5 r1/3 |

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

Violet Webb | 21 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 5 h1 r2/3 | |

Kathleen Tiffen | 24 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 5 h2 r2/3 | |

Grethe Whitehead | 22 | Women's 80 metres Hurdles | 4 h3 r1/3 |

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

Eileen Hiscock | 26 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 2 | Silver |

Violet Olney | 25 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 2 | Silver |

Audrey Brown | 23 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 2 | Silver |

Barbara Burke | 19 | Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay | 2 | Silver |

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

Dorothy Odam-Tyler | 16 | Women's High Jump | 2 | Silver |

Nellie Carrington | 19 | Women's High Jump | 9T |

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

Kathleen Connall | 24 | Women's Javelin Throw | 14 |