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United States Athletics at the 1896 Athina Summer Games

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Host City: Athina, Greece
Date Started: April 6, 1896
Date Finished: April 10, 1896

Events for United States: 11
Participants for United States: 10 (10 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for United States: Herbert Jamison (20 years, 203 days)
Oldest Participant for United States: James B. Connolly (27 years, 165 days)
Most Medals for United States (Athlete): Bob Garrett (4 medals)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tom Burke 21 Men's 100 metres 1 Gold
Frank Lane 21 Men's 100 metres 3T Bronze
Tom Curtis 23 Men's 100 metres 1 h2 r1/2

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tom Burke 21 Men's 400 metres 1 Gold
Herbert Jamison 20 Men's 400 metres 2 Silver

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Arthur C. Blake 24 Men's 1,500 metres 2 Silver

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Arthur C. Blake 24 Men's Marathon AC

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tom Curtis 23 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 1 Gold
Bill Hoyt 20 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 2 h1 r1/2

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ellery Clark 22 Men's High Jump 1 Gold
Bob Garrett 20 Men's High Jump 2T Silver
James B. Connolly 27 Men's High Jump 2T Silver

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bill Hoyt 20 Men's Pole Vault 1 Gold
Albert Tyler 24 Men's Pole Vault 2 Silver

Men's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ellery Clark 22 Men's Long Jump 1 Gold
Bob Garrett 20 Men's Long Jump 2 Silver
James B. Connolly 27 Men's Long Jump 3 Bronze

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
James B. Connolly 27 Men's Triple Jump 1 Gold

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bob Garrett 20 Men's Shot Put 1 Gold
Ellery Clark 22 Men's Shot Put AC

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Bob Garrett 20 Men's Discus Throw 1 Gold

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