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Harry Hinkel

Full name: Harry Robert Hinkel
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (179 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: January 13, 1904 in New York, New York, United States
Died: April 12, 2001 in Bellingham, Washington, United States
Affiliations: LAAC, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Harry Hinkel won the AAU 3 miles/5K walk for 10 consecutive years – 1925-34. He also won the AAU 3K walk in 1935-36 and the 7-mile walk in 1926-28. He was from New York where he competed for the Glencoe AC and the Harlem Harriers, but he later competed for the Los Angeles Athletic Club. Hinkel eventually died in Bellingham, Washington.

Personal Bests: 10kmW – 47:05.0 (1926); 50kmW – 5-12:57 (1932).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 20 Paris Athletics Men's 10 kilometres Walk United States USA 9
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Athletics Men's 50 kilometres Walk United States USA AC DNF

Men's 10 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1924 Summer 20 Paris Athletics United States Final 9 50:16,8
1924 Summer 20 Paris Athletics United States Round One Heat One 3 QU at 250 metres to second

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1932 Summer 28 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Standings AC DNF
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