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Chris Gitsham

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameChristopher William "Chris"•Gitsham
Used nameChris•Gitsham
Born15 October 1888 in Pietermaritzburg (RSA)
Died16 June 1956
NOC(s) South Africa

Biography

Personal Best: Mar – 2-37:14 (1912).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1912 Summer Olympics Athletics 5,000 metres, Men Olympic DNS Representing South Africa    
  10,000 metres, Men Olympic DNS
  Marathon, Men Olympic 2 Silver
  3,000 metres, Team, Men Olympic South Africa DNS
1920 Summer Olympics Athletics Marathon, Men Olympic AC Representing South Africa