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Adam Smith

Full name: Adam Wyman Smith
Gender: Male
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Born: December 28, 1903 in Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: April 8, 1985 in Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
Affiliations: Erie YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming


Adam Smith swam the 1,500 freestyle at the 1924 Paris Olympics, but did not get past the semi-final. Smith represented the Erie YMCA. He was born in Pennsylvania but later moved to Wilmington, North Carolina, where he eventually died. In Wilmington, Smith was the Executive Secretary of the Wilmington YMCA. He was also a secretary-treasurer of the Rotary Club and a Paul Harris Fellow of Rotary International.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 20 Paris Swimming Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle United States USA 4 h1 r2/3

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1924 Summer 20 Paris Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat One 4 22:39.8
1924 Summer 20 Paris Swimming United States Round One Heat One 2 Q 22:48.8
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