|Roles||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Ernest John•Blount|
|Born||3 December 1885 in Paddington, Greater London, England (GBR)|
|Died||23 April 1966 in Watford, Hertfordshire, England (GBR)|
|Affiliations||London Amateur Wrestling Society, London (GBR)|
Ernest Blount of the London Amateur Wrestling Society was one of five members of his club to participate in the lightweight class of Greco-Roman wrestling at the 1908 Olympics in London. Receiving a bye in the first round, he lost his sole match in a fall in the second round to eventual bronze medal runner-up Gunnar Persson of Sweden. Like his father, Blount was a house builder by profession and a longtime resident of Willesden, London.
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1908 Summer Olympics||Wrestling||GBR||Ernest Blount|
|Lightweight, Greco-Roman, Men (Olympic)||=9|
Name previously listed as "Edward Blount"; this is incorrect as per his entry form.