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Roland Sink

Full name: Roland Eugene Sink
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: April 5, 1926
Died: May 18, 2015
Affiliations: USC Trojans, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Roland Sink was AAU mile champion in 1945, runner-up in 1948, and placed third in the 1,500 at the 1948 NCAAs. He competed for USC and the Los Angeles AC. Sink earned a masters’ degree from Redlands University in business and education. He later became a professor of mathematics and accounting at Pasadena City College.

Personal Bests: 1500 – 3:52.7 (1948); Mile – 4:12.6 (1948).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 22 London Athletics Men's 1,500 metres United States USA 4 h4 r1/2

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1948 Summer 22 London Athletics United States Round One Heat Four 4 3:53.2
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