Nate Sherman

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameNathaniel Alden "Nate"•Sherman
Used nameNate•Sherman
Born7 February 1888 in Boston, Massachusetts (USA)
Died4 August 1954 in Plympton, Massachusetts (USA)
Measurements185 cm / 75 kg
AffiliationsDartmouth Big Green, Hanover (USA)
NOC United States


At the 1908 IC4As, Nate Sherman was runner-up in the 100 y and placed third in the 220 y. The IC4A was an Olympic Trial that year so this qualified him for the Olympic Team. He also competed in the 1908 Eastern Olympic Trials, placing third in the 200 m and making the final of the 100 m. Sherman competed for Dartmouth, graduating in 1910. Sherman later worked for Winnetucket Farm and C. P. Washburn Co.

Personal Bests: 100 – 11.2 (1908); 200 – 22.8 (1908).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1908 Summer Olympics Athletics USA Nate Sherman
100 metres, Men (Olympic) 2 h2 r2/3
200 metres, Men (Olympic) 2 h2 r2/3
Long Jump, Men (Olympic) DNS
Triple Jump, Men (Olympic) AC