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Ralph Williams

Full name: Ralph August Williams
Gender: Male
Born: August 7, 1900 in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


Ralph Williams placed seventh at the 1924 Boston Marathon to make the 1924 Olympic Team. That should not have been good enough to make the team, but the coaches chose him over 1920 Olympic marathoner [Carl Linder], which became somewhat controversial. Williams raced again at 1925 Boston, but dropped out due to the cold weather.

Personal Best: Mar – 2-41:59 (1924).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 23 Paris Athletics Men's Marathon United States USA AC DNF

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1924 Summer 23 Paris Athletics United States Final Standings AC DNF
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