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Fred Allen

Full name: Frederick Harold "Fred" Allen
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: December 22, 1890 in San José, California, United States
Died: January 15, 1964 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: California Golden Bears, Berkeley (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Fred Allen competed for U Cal Berkeley as a long jumper. He was the Western Olympic Trial champion in the long jump in 1912. Allen later became a psychiatrist, specializing in child psychiatry, and was one of the pioneers in that field. He trained at Johns Hopkins under Adolf Meyer. Allen practiced at the Philadelphia Child Guidance Clinic and wrote one of the first textbooks in the field, Psychotherapy in Children.

Personal Best: LJ – 7.15 (23-5½) (1912).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics Men's Long Jump United States USA 6

Men's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics United States Final Standings 6 6.94
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round NP 6.94
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 3 6.94
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round One NP foul
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 3 6.94
1912 Summer 21 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP 6.91
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