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Malcolm Dalrymple

Full name: Malcolm James William Dalrymple
Gender: Male
Born: December 2, 1922 in Bedford, Bedford, Great Britain
Died: November 17, 2008
Affiliations: L.A.C., London (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Son of Jock Dalrymple.


A javelin thrower, Malcolm Dalrymple competed in four internationals for Great Britain, including the 1948 Olympics. His win in a dual meet against France in 1949 was the first ever at the event for Britain in a dual international. He set a British record with 64.24 in 1948, was the 1939 AAA Junior champion and placed second at the AAAs in 1946 and 1948-50. He was the son of [Jock Dalrymple], who competed at the 1924 Olympic Games and set six British javelin records in 1923-4. He was an engineer by profession.

Personal Best: JT – 64.24 (1948).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 25 London Athletics Men's Javelin Throw Great Britain GBR 21 QR

Men's Javelin Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1948 Summer 25 London Athletics Great Britain Qualifying Round 21 53.17
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