|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Fred David•Randell|
|Born||5 February 1865 in Enfield, Greater London, England (GBR)|
|Died||20 November 1946 in Enfield, Greater London, England (GBR)|
|Affiliations||Finchley Harriers, Finchley (GBR)|
As the winner of the first amateur London-Brighton race in 1899 Frederick Randall was chosen for the 1900 Olympic marathon, but retired before four miles. His winning time in the London-Brighton race was 6 hours 58 minutes 18 seconds and stood as the amateur record until Arthur Newton became the first man to complete the race in under six hours in 1924. A member of Finchley Harriers since 1890, Randall was second to Herbert Heath of South London Harriers in both the 1892 Southern Area and National Cross-Country Championships.
Personal Bests: 10 miles – 54:46.2 (1892); Mar – unknown.
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1900 Summer Olympics||Athletics||GBR||Fred Randell|
|Marathon, Men (Olympic)|
While contemporary sources spell his surname as "Randall", census and civil registration records confirm the correct spelling to be "Randell".