|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Vincent Franz Harry•Edward|
|Born||15 April 1898 in Berlin, Berlin (GER)|
|Died||8 July 1973 in Augsburg, Bayern (GER)|
|Affiliations||Polytechnic Harriers, Westminster (GBR)|
Winner of the 100 y and 220 y at the AAA Championships three times (1920-22), Harry Edward made it a triple victory in 1922 by also winning the 440 y. In 1919 and 1921 he was also a member of the winning team in the medley relay. At the 1920 Olympics, Harry Edward won bronze medals in both sprints but was forced to withdraw from the 4×100 relay after sustaining a muscle injury in the 200. As a 16-year-old student in Germany, he ran 21.7 for 200 in Berlin in 1914 but on the outbreak of World War I he was interned for the duration after which he spent four years in England during which he dominated the domestic sprint scene. On moving to New York, he built a successful career in public relations and was on the staff of the United Nations.
Personal Bests: 100y – 9.9 (1919); 100 – 10.8 (1920); 220y – 21.6 (1920); 440 y – 49.6 (1922).
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||Nationality||As|
|1920 Summer Olympics||Athletics||GBR||GUY||Harry Edward|
|100 metres, Men (Olympic)||3||Bronze|
|200 metres, Men (Olympic)||3||Bronze|