Full name: Eric Robert James Hussey
Born: April 24, 1885 in Blandford, Dorset, Great Britain
Died: May 19, 1958 in Cuckfield, West Sussex, Great Britain
Affiliations: University of Oxford, Oxford (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
Eric Hussey was awarded the Oxford blue (1905-08) and won the 120y hurdles vs. Cambridge in 1906. At the AAA Championships he finished third in the hurdles in 1906. He also played soccer (football) for his University on a number of occasions but did not win a blue. He entered the Sudan Civil Service in 1908 as a tutor at Gordon College, Khartoum, and over the next 30 years held a number of educational appointments in various parts of Africa. He was awarded the CMG in 1933.
Personal Best: 120yH â 15.7e (1907).
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Men's 110 metres Hurdles||Great Britain||GBR||2 h1 r2/3|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Semi-Finals||Heat One||2||16.5est||at 6 yds|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Round One||Heat Eleven||1||QU||16.8|