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Harry Stiff

Full name: Harold Joseph "Harry" Stiff
Gender: Male
Born: October 23, 1881 in Sudbury, Suffolk, Great Britain
Died: April 17, 1939 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Tug-Of-War

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Harry Stiff, along with [George Canning] and [Ernest Thorne], were the only members of the gold medal winning City of London police team making their Olympic tug-of-war débuts at the 1920 Games. Stiff was 38 at the time. After leaving the police force, he became the landlord of the Horse and Groom Public House, Cornish Hall End, near Finchingfield, Essex.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Tug-Of-War Men's Tug-Of-War Great Britain GBR 1 Gold

Men's Tug-Of-War

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Tug-Of-War Great Britain GBR Round One Match #1 1 1920-08-17 GBR 2, USA 0
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Tug-Of-War Great Britain GBR Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1920-08-18 GBR 2, BEL 0
1920 Summer 38 Antwerpen Tug-Of-War Great Britain GBR Final Round Match #1 1 1920-08-19 GBR 2, NED 0
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