Full name: Willard Lewis Tibbetts, Jr.
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: March 26, 1903 in South Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 28, 1992 in Brewster, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: Harvard Crimson, Cambridge (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
While at Harvard, Willard Tibbetts won the IC4A two mile title, both indoors and outdoors, in 1926. He was also the IC4A cross-country champion in 1925. He earned his place on the 1924 Olympic team by finishing fourth in the 3,000 m at the Final Trials and in Paris he placed 11th individually Tibbets; took up a career as an investment banker, working for the Boston firm of White, Wild & Co.
Personal Best: 3000 â 8:49.8e (1924).
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