Alexander Dalglish BRECKENRIDGE

United States of America USA

Athletics

  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Rome 1960
  • Year of Birth
    1932
Olympic Results

Biography

Alexander Dalglish BRECKENRIDGE

Although born in Buffalo, Alex Breckinridge was raised in Scotland, where he was Scottish junior cross-country champion and broke the mile national record. He competed for Villanova and the US Marine Corps as a distance runner. He was AAU champion in 1959 at both 15 and 30 km, and finished sixth that year at the Pan American Games in the 10K. Breckinridge finished third at the 1962 Boston Marathon. He later was one of the first organizers of the Marine Corps Marathon.

Personal Bests: Mile – 4:13.8 (1955); 2 miles – 8:56.8i (1960); 5K – 14:32.1 (1959); 10K – 30:47.0 (1962); Marathon – 2-27:17 (1962).

Olympic Results

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Rome 1960

#30
Marathon
Marathon Athletics