Herbert G. TAYLOR

United States of America USA

Speed Skating

  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Lake Placid 1932
  • Year of Birth
    1906
Olympic Results

Biography

Herbert G. TAYLOR

Herb Taylor represented the Iceland Skating Club of New York at the 1932 Olympics. At the time of the Lake Placid Olympics he lived in Woodside, Long Island. At the Olympics, he was leading the 1,500 metre race on the final lap, when he fell and finished last of the finalists, enabling Jack Shea to move ahead and win. In 1933 he competed for the United States in a dual meet in Oslo against Norway.

Personal Bests: 500 – 44.8 (1933); 1500 – 2:23.3 (1933); 5000 – 8:46.1 (1934); 10000 – 17:51.4 (1933).

Olympic Results

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Lake Placid 1932

#6
1,500 metres
1,500 metres Speed Skating
#4
5,000 metres
5,000 metres Speed Skating
#DNS
500 metres
500 metres Speed Skating
#DNS
10,000 metres
10,000 metres Speed Skating