Full name: William J. Kramer
Height: 5-7 (171 cm)
Weight: 126 lbs (57 kg)
Born: January 23, 1884 in Melville, New York, United States
Died: February 29, 1964 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: Long Island AC, New York (USA)
Country: United States
William Kramer was AAU cross-country champion three times â 1909 and 1911-12. He also won the AAU 5-miles in 1910 and the indoor 2-miles in 1913, and was Metropolitan AAU cross-country champion from 1909-12. Kramer made the 1912 Olympic team by winning the 1912 Eastern Olympic Trials in the 10K in a time of 31:43.6, which was an American record for the distance, although it was rarely run in the US at that time. He competed in the 10K and cross-country at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics. Kramer ran for the Long Island AC. He made his living as a plumber.
Personal Best: 10K â 31:43.6 (1912).
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