Full name: Frederick Ernest "Ernie" Clark
Born: March 25, 1898 in Morden, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: September 1993
Affiliations: Surrey Walking Club, Croydon (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
After placing fourth in the 7 miles walk at the 1924 AAA Championships, Ernie Clark later finished sixth in the final of the 10K walk at the Olympic games. In 1925 he finished third in the 7 miles walk and fourth in the 2 miles walk at the AAA Championships. In August 1928 he defeated an international field to win the 10K walk at the inaugural Spartakiad in Moskva. He was employed in the tobacco industry throughout his working life.
Personal Best: 10kmW â unknown.
|1924 Summer||26||Paris||Athletics||Men's 10 kilometres Walk||Great Britain||GBR||6|
|1924 Summer||26||Paris||Athletics||Great Britain||Final||6||49:59,2|
|1924 Summer||26||Paris||Athletics||Great Britain||Round One||Heat Two||5||QU|