Bert Pearson

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameBirchall Lewis "Bert"•Pearson
Used nameBert•Pearson
Born3 April 1914 in Hamilton, Ontario (CAN)
Died13 September 1960 in Hamilton, Ontario (CAN)
Measurements173 cm / 67 kg
Affiliations?, Hamilton (CAN)
NOC Canada


Birchall “Bert” Pearson had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1934 British Empire Games 4×110 yards Relay (with the non-Olympians Allan Poole, Frank Nicks and Bill Christie). In the 1934 British Empire Games Pearson was eliminated in the semi-finals of the 220 yards and in the heats of the 100 yards.

Personal Bests: 100 – 10.4 (1932); 200 – 21.4y (1933).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1932 Summer Olympics Athletics CAN Bert Pearson
100 metres, Men (Olympic) 5 h2 r3/4
200 metres, Men (Olympic) 6 h1 r3/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Canada 4

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