Full name: Winfred J. Rolker
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: March 14, 1892 in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: June 7, 1978 in Palm Beach, Florida, United States
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: United States
Winfred Rolker twice placed at the AAU in walk events â 1916 with fourth in the 5K and 1920 with second in the 3K. He competed for the NYAC. Rolker was a native of Brooklyn who lived there in 1920 when he competed at the Olympics. For many years, this athleteâs name was seen as William Roelker, but records of the ship manifest traveling to Antwerpen in 1920 verify his name as Winfred Rolker.
Personal Bests: 3000W â 13.18e (1920); 10kmW â unknown.
|1920 Summer||28||Antwerpen||Athletics||Men's 3,000 metres Walk||United States||USA||8|
|1920 Summer||28||Antwerpen||Athletics||Men's 10 kilometres Walk||United States||USA||7 h1 r1/2|
|1920 Summer||28||Antwerpen||Athletics||United States||Final||8||13:30.4est||5 m. bh7|
|1920 Summer||28||Antwerpen||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Two||4||QU||13:59.8est||20 m. bh3|
|1920 Summer||28||Antwerpen||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat One||7|