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Robert Crawshaw

Full name: Robert Arnold Crawshaw
Gender: Male
Born: March 6, 1869 in Bury, Greater Manchester, Great Britain
Died: September 14, 1952 in Burnley, Lancashire, Great Britain
Affiliations: Osborne Swimming Club, Manchester (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Swimming, Water Polo

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Robert Crawshaw was a back for the Mayfield club, but was co-opted onto the Osborne Club for the water polo competition at the 1900 Paris Olympics. He also competed in the 200 metres freestyle and 200 metres backstroke events at Paris. He failed to qualify for the final in each event.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 31 Paris Water Polo Men's Water Polo Osborne Swimming Club, Manchester GBR 1 Gold
1900 Summer 31 Paris Swimming Men's 200 metres Freestyle Great Britain GBR 4
1900 Summer 31 Paris Swimming Men's 200 metres Backstroke Great Britain GBR AC r2/2 DNF

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1900 Summer 31 Paris Water Polo Osborne Swimming Club, Manchester GBR Round One Match #1 1 1900-08-11 Osborne Swimming Club, Manchester 12, Tritons Lillois-2 0

Men's 200 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1900 Summer 31 Paris Swimming Great Britain Final 4 2:45.6
1900 Summer 31 Paris Swimming Great Britain Round One Heat One 2 q 2:40.0

Men's 200 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1900 Summer 31 Paris Swimming Great Britain Final AC DNF
1900 Summer 31 Paris Swimming Great Britain Round One Heat One 2 q 3:15.0
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