|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||John Carlyle "Johnny"•Garrels|
|Born||18 November 1885 in Bay City, Michigan (USA)|
|Died||21 October 1956 in Grosse Ile Township, Michigan (USA)|
|Measurements||185 cm / 89 kg|
|Affiliations||Chicago AA, Chicago (USA)|
In 1907, Johnny Garrels, of the University of Michigan, won both hurdle events and placed second in the shot at the IC4A Championships. The following year he represented the U.S. in the high hurdles and the shot at the Olympics, an unusual combination. He won a medal in both events and competed in both discus events at the 1908 Olympics.
Personal Bests: 110H – 15.2 (1906); SP – 13.91 (1908); DT – 42.79 (1907).
|1908 Summer Olympics||Athletics||110 metres Hurdles, Men||Olympic||2||Silver||Representing United States|
|Shot Put, Men||Olympic||3||Bronze|
|Discus Throw, Men||Olympic||AC|
|Discus Throw, Greek Style, Men||Olympic||AC|
|Javelin Throw, Freestyle, Men||Olympic||DNS|