Olympic Athletics - London 1908 athletics champions & events

Athletics at the 1908 Olympics
Events and Champions

Athletics - events at the 1908 London Olympics  Athletics at the 1908 London Olympic Games


Olympic Champions

100 m M  RSA Reginald Walker
200 m M CAN Robert Kerr
400 m M GBR Wyndham Halswelle
800 m M USA Melvin Sheppard
1500 m M USA Melvin Sheppard
5 miles M GBR Emil Voigt
Marathon M USA John Hayes
110 m hurdles M USA Forrest Smithson
400 m hurdles M USA Charles Bacon
3200 m steeplechase M GBR Arthur Russell
3 km walk M GBR George Larner
10 miles walk M GBR George Larner
High jump M USA Harry Porter
Standing high jump M USA Raymond Ewry
Long jump M USA Francis Irons
Standing long jump M USA Raymond Ewry
Triple jump M GBR Timothy Ahearne
Pole vault M USA Edward Cooke
Alfred Gilbert
Javelin throw M SWE Erik Lemming
Javelin throw freestyle M SWE Erik Lemming
Discus throw M USA Martin Sheridan
Discus throw greek style M USA Martin Sheridan
Hammer throw M USA John Flanagan
Shot put M USA Ralph Rose
3 miles team M GBR Norman Hallows
Harold Wilson
William Coales
Arthur Robertson
Joseph Deakin
Olympic relay M USA John Taylor
William Hamilton
Nathaniel Cartmell
Melvin Sheppard
These facts about olympic Athletics and the London 1908 Athletics events are based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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