|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||George Bernard•Underwood|
|Born||4 November 1884 in Manchester, New Hampshire (USA)|
|Died||28 August 1943 in Boston, Massachusetts (USA)|
|Measurements||176 cm / 74 kg|
|Affiliations||NYAC, New York (USA)|
After running in the 400 m and 800 m at the 1904 Olympics, George Underwood won a gold medal as a member of the New York AC team that won the four-mile team race. Individually, Underwood placed fifth in the 10-man field. Underwood later became a well-known sportswriter. He was boxing editor of the New York World, sports editor of the New York Morning Telegraph, sports editor and columnist for the Boston American, and a news editor for the Boston Globe. He also served as publicity director for the Madison Square Garden.
Personal Bests: 400 – unknown; 800 – 1:56.5 (1904).
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1904 Summer Olympics||Athletics||USA||George Underwood|
|400 metres, Men (Olympic)||AC|
|800 metres, Men (Olympic)||4|
|4 miles, Team, Men (Olympic)||New York Athletic Club||1||Gold|
|440 yards, Handicap, Men (Olympic (non-medal))||2|