Archie McDiarmid

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games • Non-starter • Other
Full nameArchibald "Archie"•McDiarmid
Used nameArchie•McDiarmid
Born8 December 1881 in Balvicar, Argyll and Bute, Scotland (GBR)
Died11 August 1957 in Vancouver, British Columbia (CAN)
AffiliationsVancouver AC, Vancouver (CAN)
NOC Canada


Archie McDiarmid finished sixth in the 1930 British Empire Games hammer throw.

Personal Best: HT - 48.07 (1926).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Athletics CAN Archie McDiarmid
56-pound Weight Throw, Men (Olympic) 4
Hammer Throw, Men (Olympic) 9 r1/2
Boxing CAN Archie McDiarmid
Heavyweight, Men (Olympic) DNS

Other participations

Games Role NOC As
1920 Summer Olympics Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony CAN Archie McDiarmid