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South Africa Athletics at the 1924 Paris Summer Games

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Host City: Paris, France
Date Started: July 6, 1924
Date Finished: July 13, 1924

Events for South Africa: 13
Participants for South Africa: 12 (12 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for South Africa: Toby Betts (19 years, 337 days)
Oldest Participant for South Africa: Len Richardson (42 years, 363 days)
Most Medals for South Africa (Athlete): Sid Atkinson and Cecil McMaster (1 medal)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
George Dunston 23 Men's 100 metres 4 h5 r2/4
Toby Betts 19 Men's 100 metres 5 h5 r1/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Howard Kinsman 23 Men's 200 metres 5 h2 r3/4
George Dunston 23 Men's 200 metres 3 h1 r2/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Toby Betts 19 Men's 400 metres 5 h1 r3/4
Clarence Oldfield 24 Men's 400 metres 5 h2 r3/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Clarence Oldfield 24 Men's 800 metres 6 h1 r2/3
Charles Davis Men's 800 metres 4 h1 r1/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Charles Davis Men's 1,500 metres AC h2 r1/2

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Harry Phillips Men's Marathon 19

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sid Atkinson 23 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 2 Silver

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Len Richardson 42 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 6 h2 r1/2

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 10 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Cecil McMaster 28 Men's 10 kilometres Walk 3 Bronze

Men's Cross-Country, Individual

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Len Richardson 42 Men's Cross-Country, Individual 9

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bob Roberts 20 Men's High Jump 8T

Men's Decathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ernest Sutherland 30 Men's Decathlon 5