Full name: Albert Robert "Bobby" Mills
Height: 5-8.5 (174 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: January 16, 1894 in Fishtoft, Benington, Lincolnshire, Great Britain
Died: December 6, 1964 in Wyberton, Boston, Lincolnshire, Great Britain
Affiliations: Leicester Harriers, Leicester (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
Having never previously run further than 14 miles, Bobby Mills entered his first marathon in 1920, making a startling dÃ©but by winning the Poly race with a new UK record of 2-37:40.4. He also won the Poly race in 1921-22, but he never again bettered that time. He was also a fine cross-country runner, representing England three times in the International Championship (1920-21, 1923) and placing second in 1921.
Personal Bests: Mar â 2-37:40.4 (1920).
|1920 Summer||26||Antwerpen||Athletics||Men's Marathon||Great Britain||GBR||14|
|1924 Summer||30||Paris||Athletics||Men's Marathon||Great Britain||GBR||AC||DNF|
|1920 Summer||26||Antwerpen||Athletics||Great Britain||Final Standings||14||2-48:05.0|
|1924 Summer||30||Paris||Athletics||Great Britain||Final Standings||AC||DNF|