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South Africa Athletics at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games

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Host City: Berlin, Germany
Date Started: August 2, 1936
Date Finished: August 9, 1936

Events for South Africa: 12
Participants for South Africa: 14 (14 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for South Africa: Dennis Shore (21 years, 75 days)
Oldest Participant for South Africa: Tommy Lalande (31 years, 222 days)
Most Medals for South Africa (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Marthinus Theunissen 25 Men's 100 metres 4 h3 r2/4
Eric Grimbeek 27 Men's 100 metres 5 h2 r2/4
Pat Dannaher 23 Men's 100 metres 6 h4 r2/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Marthinus Theunissen 25 Men's 200 metres 4 h2 r3/4
Eric Grimbeek 27 Men's 200 metres 6 h1 r3/4
Pat Dannaher 23 Men's 200 metres 5 h5 r1/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Dennis Shore 21 Men's 400 metres 5 h1 r2/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Clarke Scholtz 24 Men's 800 metres 5 h3 r1/3
Willie Botha 24 Men's 800 metres 5 h5 r1/3
William Lindeque 25 Men's 800 metres 5 h6 r1/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Clarke Scholtz 24 Men's 1,500 metres 5 h2 r1/2

Men's Marathon

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tom Lavery 24 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 6 h2 r2/3

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Frank Rushton 27 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 4 h5 r1/3

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Edwin Thacker 23 Men's High Jump 12T

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Andries du Plessis 24 Men's Pole Vault 17T

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