You Are Here > > > Arlie Mucks

Arlie Mucks

Full name: Earl Max "Arlie" Mucks
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3 (191 cm)
Weight: 258 lbs (117 kg)
Born: December 10, 1891 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States
Died: July 10, 1967 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States
Affiliations: Chicago AA, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Arlie Mucks won the AAU shot put in 1915-17 and the AAU discus throw in 1915-17 and 1919. He was an All-American football player as a tackle at the University of Wisconsin in 1914. Mucks became a farmer in 1917 but in 1926 returned to Wisconsin where he served for 31 years as a livestock specialist and a professor in the agricultural extension services. After retirement he worked as a consultant to Oscar Mayer.

Mucks was secretary of the Wisconsin Livestock Breeding Association for 28 years. He was a director of the International Livestock Exposition in Chicago from 1941 until his death, and was a director of the Dane County Fairgrounds Advisory Committee. In other fields, Mucks was a director of drought relief for Wisconsin, a director of Rural Rehabilitation, and director of Farm Labor in Wisconsin during World War II. In 1951 he became chairman of the State Displaced Persons Committee. Mucks was inducted in the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame in 1964.

Personal Bests: SP – 14.93 (48-11¾) (1915); DT – 47.29 (155-2) (1916).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Men's Discus Throw United States USA 6
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics Men's Discus Throw, Both Hands United States USA 15

Men's Discus Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Final Standings 6 40.93
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round 6 40.93
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B 1 40.93
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round One 1 40.54
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 1 40.93
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP foul

Men's Discus Throw, Both Hands

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank TD RHD LHD
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Final Standings 15 63.83 42.63 21.20
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round 15 63.83 42.63 21.20
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B 5 63.83 42.63 21.20
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round One NP 42.63 21.20
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Two NP foul foul
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Athletics United States Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP foul foul
id: 78,819