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Claude Allen

Full name: Claude Arthur Allen
Gender: Male
Born: April 29, 1885 in Olean, New York, United States
Died: January 18, 1979 in Roselle, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: I-AAC, Queens (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Claude Allen competed for Syracuse University and the Irish-American AC. He was AAU Indoor Champion in the pole vault in 1907, and outdoors finished second in both 1907 and 1908 in the AAU vault. After college Allen became a basketball coach, coaching the Niagara University team in 1909-10, and in 1910-11 coached St. John’s University to a 14-0 record, with the team often declared the retroactive national champion for that year.

Personal Best: PV – 3.73 (12-3) (1907).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 19 St. Louis Athletics Men's Pole Vault United States USA 5 OR

Men's Pole Vault

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank H(M) H(I)
1904 Summer 19 St. Louis Athletics United States Final Standings 5 OR 3.35 11-0
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