Ralph Spotts

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRalph Lewis•Spotts
Used nameRalph•Spotts
Born14 June 1875 in Canton, Ohio (USA)
Died17 April 1924 in New York, New York (USA)
AffiliationsNYAC, New York (USA)
NOC United States
Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1


Tenth individually in trapshooting at the 1912 Olympics, Ralph Spotts broke the third-high number of birds among the six U.S. members in the team event. Spotts was a three-time American trapshooting champion and was the chairman of the New York AC trapshooting committee for many years. He made his living as a real estate broker in New York City.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Shooting USA Ralph Spotts
Trap, Men (Olympic) 10
Trap, Team, Men (Olympic) United States 1 Gold