Malcolm Spence

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameMalcolm Clive•Spence
Used nameMalcolm•Spence
Born4 September 1937 in Johannesburg (RSA)
Died30 December 2010 in Howick (RSA)
Measurements187 cm / 76 kg
NOC South Africa

Biography

Malcolm Spence had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4×440 yards relay (with Gert Potgieter, Gordon Day, and the non-Olympian Gerald Evans), 2nd in the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 440 yards.

Personal Best: 400 – 45.60 (1960).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1956 Summer Olympics Athletics RSA Malcolm Spence
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 6
1960 Summer Olympics Athletics RSA Malcolm Spence
400 metres, Men (Olympic) 3 Bronze
4 × 400 metres Relay, Men (Olympic) South Africa 4

Special Notes