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Chris Dunn

Full name: Christopher Williams "Chris" Dunn
Gender: Male
Height: 6-5 (196 cm)
Weight: 190 lbs (86 kg)
Born: May 7, 1951 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: Delaware Track & Field Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Chris Dunn won the NCAA indoor high jump in 1972-73, competing for Colgate University. At the AAU meet, he finished sixth in 1971 and third in 1973. Dunn’s best year was 1972 when he won the NCAA Indoor Championships, Penn Relays, Martin Luther King Games, and the IC4A Championships. In high school in Newark, Delaware, Dunn was state high jump champion and state decathlon champion in 1970.

Dunn later turned professional with the International Track Association, which lasted only a few years in the mid-1970s. He was voted Delaware’s Athlete of the Year in 1972, was inducted into the Delaware Sports Hall of Fame in 1989, and became a member of the Delaware Track & Field Hall of Fame in 1994.

Personal Best: HJ – 2.22 (1976).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics Men's High Jump United States USA 20 QR

Men's High Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank BHC MBHC TMBHC TABHC C/F/P
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round 20 2.12 0 0 2
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 17 2.12 0 0 2
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 1.90 metres NP p 0 0 0 NH
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 2.00 metres NP p 0 0 0 NH
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 2.06 metres 1T o 0 0 1 2.06
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 2.09 metres 20T p 0 0 1 2.06
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 2.12 metres 1 o 0 0 2 2.12
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group A 2.15 metres 17 xxx 0 0 2 2.12
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