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George Knott

Full name: George Charles Henry Knott
Gender: Male
Born: August 19, 1910 in Richmond, Victoria, Australia
Died: March 22, 2001
Affiliations: Collingwood Harriers, Clifton Hill (AUS)
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Athletics


George Knott won several Australian and Victorian walking championships. After the 1948 Olympics he turned to public service, in addition to a career as a businessman. He was the publican of the Yorkshire Stingos Hotel in Collingwood, and in 1963-64 served as the Mayor of Collingwood. He also served as an official with the Victorian Amateur Athletic Association for many years, and in 1986 was made a Life Member.

Personal Best: 10kmW – unknown.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 37 London Athletics Men's 10 kilometres Walk Australia AUS 7 h1 r1/2

Men's 10 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1948 Summer 37 London Athletics Australia Round One Heat One 7
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