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Terry Tobacco

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameCharles Terence "Terry"•Tobacco
Used nameTerry•Tobacco
Born2 March 1936 in Cumberland, British Columbia (CAN)
Measurements188 cm / 63 kg
AffiliationsCumberland
NOC Canada

Biography

Terry Tobacco had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4×440 yards relay (with Doug Clement, Joe Foreman, and Laird Sloan), 3rd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 440 yards, 3rd in the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 440 yards. In the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4×440 yards relay (with Doug Clement, George Shepherd, and Joe Mullins) Tobacco finished fourth.

Personal Bests: 100y – 9.8 (1953); 400 – 46.3 (1959).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1956 Summer Olympics Athletics CAN Terry Tobacco
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 4 h1 r2/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Canada DNS
4 × 400 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Canada 5
1960 Summer Olympics Athletics CAN Terry Tobacco
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 4 h1 r2/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Canada 4 h1 r2/3
4 × 400 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) Canada 5 h1 r2/3

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