Ronald Vernieux

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRonald Alfred•Vernieux
Used nameRonald•Vernieux
Born18 October 1910 in Kolkata (Calcutta), West Bengal (IND)
Died25 May 1997 in Townsville, Queensland (AUS)
NOC India


Ronald Vernieux finished sixth in the 1934 British Empire Games 4×110 yards relay (with Gyan Bhalla and the non-Olympians Jehangir Khan and Niranjan Singh). In the 1934 British Empire Games 100 yards as well as in the 220 yards Vernieux was eliminated in the heats.

Personal Bests: 100y – 9.7 (1934); 200 – 22.5 (1932).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1932 Summer Olympics Athletics IND Ronald Vernieux
100 metres, Men (Olympic) 4 h3 r1/4
200 metres, Men (Olympic) 4 h7 r1/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) British India 5 h1 r1/2