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Bryan Sprott

Full name: Albert Bryan Sprott
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: October 5, 1887 in San Diego, California, United States
Died: December 19, 1951 in Antioch, California, United States
Affiliations: LAAC, Los Angeles (USA) / California Golden Bears, Berkeley (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Bryan Sprott placed fourth at the 1920 AAU/Olympic Trials meet, which qualified him for the Olympic Team. He competed for U Cal Berkeley and the Los Angeles AC. Sprott also played football at Cal as a running back. He was considered the star halfback of the 1920 Cal “Wonder Team.”

Sprott later started working for the Fibreboard Products Factory in Antioch, California. One of his hobbies was collecting railroad car numbers when they passed through town. One day at lunch, he was walking along the railroad tracks to collect more numbers when he was struck by a train and killed.

Personal Best: 800 – 1:56.4 (1920).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 32 Antwerpen Athletics Men's 800 metres United States USA 6

Men's 800 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T MB
1920 Summer 32 Antwerpen Athletics United States Final 6 1:56.4
1920 Summer 32 Antwerpen Athletics United States Semi-Finals Heat One 3 QU 1:58.7est 5 m. bh2
1920 Summer 32 Antwerpen Athletics United States Round One Heat Five 2 QU 2:01.5est 6 m. bh1
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