Chris Gitsham

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameChristopher Walter “Chris”•Gitsham
Used nameChris•Gitsham
Born15 October 1888 in Pietermaritzburg (RSA)
Died16 June 1956 in Edenvale (RSA)
NOC South Africa

Biography

Personal Best: Mar – 2-37:14 (1912).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Athletics RSA Chris Gitsham
5,000 metres, Men (Olympic) DNS
10,000 metres, Men (Olympic) DNS
Marathon, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver
3,000 metres, Team, Men (Olympic) South Africa DNS
1920 Summer Olympics Athletics RSA Chris Gitsham
Marathon, Men (Olympic) DNF
Cross-Country, Individual, Men (Olympic) DNS