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Ed Fabre

Full name: Édouard "Ed" Fabre
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: August 28, 1888 in Sainte-Geneviève-de-Batiscan, Québec, Canada
Died: July 1, 1939 in Montréal, Québec, Canada
Affiliations: ?, Montréal (CAN)
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Athletics


Éd Fabre won the 1915 Boston Marathon, and placed in the top 10 at Boston seven times between 1911 and 1922. He last ran Boston in 1928 and then turned professional. In 1930 he won the professional Usher Green Stripe Snowshoe Marathon, a race from Québec City to Montréal. During his career he competed in over 300 long-distance races in Canada. In 1937 he suffered a stroke which left him paralyzed on the left side, and he died from a second stroke two years later.

Personal Best: Mar – 2-26:24 (1912).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 23 Stockholm Athletics Men's Marathon Canada CAN 11

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 23 Stockholm Athletics Canada Final Standings 11 2-50:36.2
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