Great Olympians

Biographies - DOW


Joseph Dowler

Olympic Competitor nr 4118


J.W. Dowling

Olympic Competitor nr 1811


Arthur Downes

Olympic Competitor nr 4674


Henry Downes

Olympic Competitor nr 4675


Alberto Downey

Olympic Competitor nr 5672


Burton Cecil Downing

B. 1885-02-05, San Jose, California, USA; D. 1929-01-01
Cycling (2 gold, 3 silver, 1 bronze)
1904 HP
1/4 mile silver 3000
1/3 mile silver 3000
1/2 mile bronze 1920
1 mile silver 3000
2 miles gold 4800
5 miles competed 200
25 miles gold 4800
20720

Olympic Competitor nr 1943

His six medals were a record for a cyclist until equalled by Bradley Wiggins 104 years later.


Thomas Downing

Olympic Competitor nr 4146


Written 2000-12-25 - last modified 2011-08-15

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