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George Chisholm

Full name: George Alpin Chisholm
Gender: Male
Height: 5-11 (181 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: December 2, 1887 in Attleboro, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 20, 1920 in Attleboro, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: Boston Athletic Association, Boston (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

George Chisholm ran hurdles for Yale, after running at Philips Exeter in prep school. He was IC4A champion over the 120 yard hurdles in 1910-11. In the 220 yard hurdles, he was IC4A champion in 1911 and runner-up in 1910. Chisholm won the hurdles at the 1910 Yale-Harvard vs Oxbridge meet. He initially retired after his college graduation in 1911, but came back to make the 1912 Olympic team. He later returned to his home of North Attleboro, Massachusetts where he ran the family factory, the Bugbee & Niles Company, a large manufacturer of gold goods, but he died at a young age.

Personal Best: 110H – 15.3 (1912).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles United States USA 2 h4 r2/3

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat Four 2 15.7est
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics United States Round One Heat One 1 QU 15.3
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