Full name: Ivo Frank Fairbairn-Crawford
Height: 5-9 (176 cm)
Born: December 20, 1884 in Longford, Longford, Ireland
Died: August 24, 1959 in Hambledon, Surrey, Great Britain
Affiliations: Dublin University Athletic Club, Dublin (IRL)
Country: Great Britain
Ivo Fairbairn-Crawford placed in the AAA 880y for three successive years: 1907 (1st), 1908 (2nd), and 1909 (3rd). While a student at Dublin University he won Irish Championships at 440 y (1907), 880 y (1907, 1909), and the mile (1908-09) and he represented Ireland internationally. He was also a first-class skier. He was one of the pioneers of aviation and his working life was spent in the aircraft industry. His father, who was killed in the Boer War, captained Kent at cricket.
Personal Bests: 880y â 1:57.2 (1907); 1500 â 4:07.6 (1908).
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Men's 800 metres||Great Britain||GBR||AC|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Men's 1,500 metres||Great Britain||GBR||5|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Final||AC||DNF|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Round One||Heat Eight||1||QU||1:57.8|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Final||5||4:07.6est|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Round One||Heat Eight||1||QU||4:09.4|