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Lloyd Jones

Full name: Lloyd Peniston Jones
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: September 12, 1884 in Germantown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 1, 1971 in Hamilton, Pembroke, Bermuda
Affiliations: Penn Quakers, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Running for Penn, Lloyd Jones won the 880y at the 1908 IC4A Meet, which caused the Olympic selectors to place him on the Olympic team. Jones also ran the 800 at the 1908 Eastern Olympic Trials, where he placed third behind Mel Sheppard. Jones later became President of Federal Brass, a manufacturing firm. While on vacation to Bermuda, he died at sea of a heart attack.

Personal Best: 880y – 2:02.0 (1908).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 23 London Athletics Men's 800 metres United States USA 3 h4 r1/2

Men's 800 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1908 Summer 23 London Athletics United States Round One Heat Four 3
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