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Russell Payne

Full name: Charles Russell Payne
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: May 14, 1902 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Died: June 1970 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Affiliations: Ohio State Buckeyes, Columbus (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Russell Payne won the AAU steeplechase in 1925. He was also second in that event in 1924 and 1926 and third in 1923, and he finished second in the AAU 10K in 1927. He ran for Ohio State and the Illinois AC. In 1924 Payne finished second in the 2-mile run at the Big 10 Conference Meet. He continued running through 1928 but retired after he failed to make the 1928 US Olympic Team.

Personal Best: Steeplechase – 9:47.1 (1924).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 21 Paris Athletics Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase United States USA 5 h1 r1/2

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1924 Summer 21 Paris Athletics United States Round One Heat One 5
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