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Tom Ottey

Full name: Thomas Charles "Tom" Ottey
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: June 8, 1910
Died: April 10, 1984 in Camden, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: Michigan State Spartans, East Lansing (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Tom Ottey won the AAU 6-miles in 1932 and 1935. The 1932 AAU Meet doubled as the Olympic Trials, which qualified him for the Olympic team. He competed for Michigan State and the Meadowbrook Club. Ottey placed second at the 1935 NCAA Meet in the 2-mile.

Personal Bests: 2 miles – 9:19.0 (1935); 5000 – 15:22.4 (1935); 10000 – 31:37.8 (1932).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Athletics Men's 10,000 metres United States USA AC DNF

Men's 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1932 Summer 22 Los Angeles Athletics United States Final Standings AC DNF
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