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Marvin Thomson

Full name: Marvin George Thomson
Gender: Male
Born: January 26, 1923 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: April 17, 1967 in Des Plaines, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Chicago CYO, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cycling

Biography

Marvin Thomson was an engineer who attended the University of Illinois. In 1941 he won the US Championships in the road race. However, at the 1948 Olympics, Thomson raced on the track, in the tandem sprint, alongside [Al Stiller]. Thomson represented the Chicago CYO in 1948.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 25 London Cycling Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres United States USA 5T

Men's Tandem Sprint, 2,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1948 Summer 25 London Cycling United States USA Quarter-Finals Heat Three 2
1948 Summer 25 London Cycling United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat Two 1 QU 11.7
1948 Summer 25 London Cycling United States USA Round One Heat Four 2
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