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Richard Quinn

Full name: Richard Quinn
Gender: Male
Born: December 3, 1882 in Ayr, South Ayrshire, Great Britain
Affiliations: Motherwell Harriers
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics


Richard Quinn was the dominant figure in Scottish walking in the early years of the century. At the time, the 3 miles was the only walking event at the Scottish Championships and Quinn won the title for seven successive years (1904-10).

Personal Bests: Mile Walk – 6:45.6 (1910); 2 mile Walk – 14:21.6 (1911); 3 mile Walk – 21:50.6 (1909).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 25 London Athletics Men's 3,500 metres Walk Great Britain GBR AC h2 r1/2

Men's 3,500 metres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1908 Summer 25 London Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Two AC DQ
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