Jim Brown

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameJames Ross “Jim”•Brown
Used nameJim•Brown
Born4 August 1909 in Cranbrook, British Columbia (CAN)
Died6 July 2000 in Edmonton, Alberta (CAN)
NOC Canada


Jim Brown had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1930 British Empire Games 4×110 yards Relay (with Johnny Fitzpatrick, Ralph Adams, and the non-Olympian Leigh Miller). Brown also competed in the 1930 British Empire Games 100 yards but was eliminated in the heats.

Personal Best: 100 – 10.6 (1932).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1932 Summer Olympics Athletics CAN Jim Brown
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Canada 4

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