|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Edward Powell•Carr|
|Born||27 February 1878 in Brooklyn, New York, New York (USA)|
|Died||16 March 1947 in Bayville, New York (USA)|
|Measurements||168 cm / 59 kg|
|Affiliations||Xavier Athletic Association|
Edward Carr twice competed for the US at the Olympics as a distance runner. He competed for the Xavier AA. He ran the marathon in 1904 and the 5-mile and steeplechase in 1908. His only other known marathon was a New Years’ Day race in 1909, starting at Yonkers, New York, which began at a temperature of -18° C. (0° F.). Carr finished fourth in 3-00:45.8, as Olympian Robert Fowler won. Carr worked in Brooklyn as a salesman.
Personal Best: Mar – 3-00:45.8 (1909).
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1904 Summer Olympics||Athletics||USA||Edward Carr|
|1,500 metres, Men (Olympic)||DNS|
|1 mile, Men (Olympic (non-medal))||3|
|5 miles, Boys (Olympic (non-medal))||1|
|Marathon, Men (Olympic)||AC|
|1 mile, Handicap, Men (Olympic (non-medal))||3|
|1908 Summer Olympics||Athletics||USA||Edward Carr|
|5 miles, Men (Olympic)||2 h2 r1/2|
|3,200 metres Steeplechase, Men (Olympic)||AC h1 r1/2|
DOB previously given 22 August 1880.