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Frederick Hedlund

Full name: Oscar Frederick Hedlund
Gender: Male
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: August 26, 1887 in Woburn, Massachusetts, United States
Died: December 8, 1971 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: Boston Athletic Association, Boston (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Competing for the Boston AA, Frederick Hedlund was third at the 1912 Eastern Olympic Trials in the 1,500. He placed twice at the AAUs in the mile, third in 1910 and second in 1911. In 1913, he anchored the Boston AA 4×Mile relay team that broke the world record.

Personal Best: 1500 – 3:59.4 (1912).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics Men's 1,500 metres United States USA AC

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics United States Final AC
1912 Summer 24 Stockholm Athletics United States Round One Heat Six 2 QU 4:10.8
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