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Raymond Whittindale

Full name: Raymond Whittindale
Gender: Male
Born: 1883 in Kenilworth, Warwickshire, Great Britain
Died: April 9, 1915 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, Great Britain
Affiliations: Old Edwardians, Birmingham (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Rugby

Related Olympians: Brother of Claud Whittindale.

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


Like his older brother [Claud], Raymond Wittindale was one of the Moseley Wanderers half-backs at the 1900 Olympics; both were teenagers at the time with Raymond just 17 years of age. Also like Claud, and another brother Karl, he played for Aston Old Edwardians. All members of the Whittindale family were keen on amateur dramatics in their home-town of Kenilworth where their father James was a local estate agent and auctioneer. Instead of going into the family business, Raymond studied law, but sadly, like Claud, he died at a young age, 31.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer Paris Rugby Men's Rugby Moseley Wanderers GBR 2T Silver

Men's Rugby

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result Position PTS T C P DG
1900 Summer Paris Rugby Moseley Wanderers GBR Round-Robin Match #2 2 1900-10-28 Union des Sociétés Français de Sports Athletiques 27, Moseley Wanderers 8 Back 0 0 0 0 0
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