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Jamaica Athletics at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games

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Host City: Helsinki, Finland
Date Started: July 20, 1952
Date Finished: July 27, 1952

Events for Jamaica: 8
Participants for Jamaica: 7 (5 men and 2 women)
Youngest Participant for Jamaica: Byron LaBeach (21 years, 283 days)
Oldest Participant for Jamaica: Arthur Wint (32 years, 63 days)
Most Medals for Jamaica (Athlete): Herb McKenley (3 medals)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Herb McKenley 30 Men's 100 metres 2 Silver
Byron LaBeach 21 Men's 100 metres 5 h1 r2/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Les Laing 27 Men's 200 metres 5

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
George Rhoden 25 Men's 400 metres 1 Gold
Herb McKenley 30 Men's 400 metres 2 Silver
Arthur Wint 32 Men's 400 metres 5

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Arthur Wint 32 Men's 800 metres 2 Silver

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Hyacinth Walters 25 Women's 100 metres 3 h12r1/4

Women's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Hyacinth Walters 25 Women's 200 metres 4 h6 r1/3

Women's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kathleen Russell 24 Women's Long Jump 31 QR

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