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George Smith

Full name: George Smith
Gender: Male
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: 1876 in Kirkdale, Merseyside, Great Britain
Died: January 14, 1915 in Liverpool, Merseyside, Great Britain
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Tug-Of-War

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

George Smith won a silver medal at the 1908 London Olympics with the Liverpool City Police team, who were representing the Great Britain second team. They won their opening match against the United States, after their opponents withdrew following a complaint about the shoes worn by the Liverpool eight. Smith and his teammates went onto the final, were they lost 2-0 to the London City Police team. Nothing else is known about Smith.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer London Tug-Of-War Men's Tug-Of-War Liverpool Police Team-2 GBR 2 Silver

Men's Tug-Of-War

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1908 Summer London Tug-Of-War Liverpool Police Team-2 GBR Round One Match #1 1 1908-07-17 Liverpool Police Team-2 1, USA 0
1908 Summer London Tug-Of-War Liverpool Police Team-2 GBR Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1908-07-17 Liverpool Police Team-2 2, SWE 0
1908 Summer London Tug-Of-War Liverpool Police Team-2 GBR Final Round Match 1/2 2 1908-07-18 London City Police-1 2, Liverpool Police Team-2 0
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