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Fred Bellars

Full name: Frederick Giles "Fred" Bellars
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: January 2, 1888 in Rutherford, New Jersey, United States
Died: May 1971 in Lyndhurst, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Fred Bellars won the AAU 5-mile event in 1908, and was runner-up in 1909-10. He was also AAU Cross-Country Champion in 1907-08 and 1910. He ran for the New York AC. Bellars was briefly suspended in 1909 for failing to submit a statement of his expenses for a trip to Berwick, Pennsylvania over the Thanksgiving holiday.

Personal Best: 5 miles – 26:14.8 (1908).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics Men's 5 mile United States USA 8

Men's 5 mile

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics United States Final 8
1908 Summer 20 London Athletics United States Round One Heat Two 2 QU 26:49.0
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