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Dudley Wilkins

Full name: Dudley Griffin Wilkins
Gender: Male
Height: 6-4.5 (195 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: November 11, 1914 in Crowley, Louisiana, United States
Died: February 1989 in Crowley, Louisiana, United States
Affiliations: Southwestern Athletic Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Dudley Wilkins won the 1934 AAU triple jump and placed third in that event in 1936. He was Southern AAU Champion in 1935. Wilkins finished second in the 1936 US Olympic Trials. Wilkins attended college at Southwestern Louisiana University, but was hampered in college as the triple jump was not always contested in that era. After graduating from college Wilkins returned to his home in Crowley, Louisiana but also served in World War II.

Personal Bests: LJ – 7.34 (24-1) (1934); TJ – 15.16 (49-9) (1935).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics Men's Triple Jump United States USA 8

Men's Triple Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics United States Final Round 8 14.83
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics United States Final Round 7 14.83
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics United States Final Round 7 foul
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics United States Final Round 8 14.83
1936 Summer 21 Berlin Athletics United States Qualifying Round NP QU
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