George J. Jr. SALING

United States of America USA

Athletics

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Los Angeles 1932
  • Year of Birth
    1909
Olympic Results

Biography

George J. Jr. SALING

George Saling of the University of Iowa won the 1932 NCAA 120y hurdles in 14.1, although this world record clocking was never officially ratified. At the 1932 Final Trials, Jack Keller beat Saling but at the Olympics it was Percy Beard who gave him the most trouble Saling just held him off in a close finish. Less than one year after his Olympic victory, George Saling was killed in an automobile accident.

Personal Best: 110H – 14.1y (1932).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Los Angeles 1932

G
110 metres Hurdles
110 metres Hurdles Athletics