|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||George Wilfred•Nevinson|
|Born||3 October 1882 in Wigan, Greater Manchester, England (GBR)|
|Died||13 March 1963 in Lancaster, Lancashire, England (GBR)|
|Affiliations||Salford SC, Salford (GBR)|
After winning a gold medal in 1908, George Nevinson had to decline an invitation to compete in the 1912 Games due to a leg injury. For the major part of his playing career he was a member of Salford SC, but he moved to Lancaster in 1913 when he obtained a job as joiner with the local Corporation. Nevinson was twice married and had seven daughters and three sons.
|1908 Summer Olympics||Water Polo (Aquatics)||Water Polo, Men||Olympic||Great Britain||1||Gold||Representing Great Britain|