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Eric Hussey

Full name: Eric Robert James Hussey
Gender: Male
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: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics


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 – 15.7e (1907).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 23 London Athletics Men's 110 metres Hurdles Great Britain GBR 2 h1 r2/3

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T MB
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
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