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Frank Wendling

Full name: Frank Edward Wendling
Gender: Male
Height: 5-4 (163 cm)
Born: August 25, 1897 in Buffalo, New York, United States
Died: August 30, 1966 in Buffalo, New York, United States
Affiliations: Buffalo Knights of Columbus
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Frank Wendling finished third at the Boston Marathon in 1924, qualifying him for the Olympic Team. Wendling was from Buffalo, New York where he competed for the Knights of Columbus. In May 1925 he won the Buffalo Marathon, defeating [Whitey Michelsen] and [Clarence DeMar], who placed second and third. His only other major top 10 finish was a 10th at Boston in 1925.

Personal Best: Mar – 2-37:41 (1924).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 26 Paris Athletics Men's Marathon United States USA 16

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1924 Summer 26 Paris Athletics United States Final Standings 16 3-05:09.8
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