Full name: Robert David "Bob" Chambers
Height: 6-2.5 (190 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: November 16, 1926 in Santa Clara County, California, United States
Died: November 6, 2010 in San Pedro, California, United States
Affiliations: USC Trojans, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: United States
Bob Chambers placed third in the 1948 NCAA 800 for Southern Cal. At the AAU meet, he finished third in 1951 and fourth in 1952 in the 800. He later competed for the Los Angeles AC and the US Navy. He was a track coach at Pierce Junior College in Los Angeles, and worked for 34 years (1954-88) as a Los Angeles lifeguard.
Personal Bests: 440y â 48.9 (1950); 800 â 1:50.2 (1950); Mile â 4:22.8 (1949).
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|1948 Summer||21||London||Athletics||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||3||QU||1:52.9|
|1948 Summer||21||London||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Three||3||QU||1:54.3|