Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  >  > Athletics

Jamaica Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games

JAM Jamaica at the 1948 Summer Games: Next Summer Games

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

Events for Jamaica: 11
Participants for Jamaica: 10 (6 men and 4 women)
Youngest Participant for Jamaica: Carmen Phipps (20 years, 304 days)
Oldest Participant for Jamaica: Arthur Wint (28 years, 74 days)
Most Medals for Jamaica (Athlete): Arthur Wint (2 medals)

Go to the Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games page

Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Les Laing 23 Men's 100 metres 3 h1 r1/4
Basil McKenzie Men's 100 metres 3 h8 r1/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Herb McKenley 26 Men's 200 metres 4
Les Laing 23 Men's 200 metres 6
Basil McKenzie Men's 200 metres 3 h5 r1/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Arthur Wint 28 Men's 400 metres 1 Gold
Herb McKenley 26 Men's 400 metres 2 Silver
George Rhoden 21 Men's 400 metres 4 h1 r3/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Arthur Wint 28 Men's 800 metres 2 Silver

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sydney Foster Men's 110 metres Hurdles 3 h5 r1/3

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Cynthia Thompson 25 Women's 100 metres 6
Kathleen Russell 20 Women's 100 metres 6 h2 r2/3

Women's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Cynthia Thompson 25 Women's 200 metres 4 h1 r2/3
Kathleen Russell 20 Women's 200 metres 3 h5 r1/3

Women's 80 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Vinton Beckett 25 Women's 80 metres Hurdles 5 h4 r1/3

Women's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Vinton Beckett 25 Women's High Jump 4T
Carmen Phipps 20 Women's High Jump 11T

Women's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kathleen Russell 20 Women's Long Jump 6
Vinton Beckett 25 Women's Long Jump 11

Sports

Athletics
Boxing
Weightlifting