John Carlyle GARRELS

United States of America USA


  • Olympic Medals
    1 S
    1 B
  • Games participations
  • First Olympic Games
    London 1908
  • Year of Birth
Olympic Results


John Carlyle GARRELS

In 1907, Johnny Garrels, of the University of Michigan, won both hurdle events and placed second in the shot at the IC4A Championships. The following year he represented the U.S. in the high hurdles and the shot at the Olympics, an unusual combination. He won a medal in both events and competed in both discus events at the 1908 Olympics.

Personal Bests: 110H – 15.2 (1906); SP – 13.91 (1908); DT – 42.79 (1907).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

London 1908

110 metres Hurdles
110 metres Hurdles Athletics
Shot Put
Shot Put Athletics
Discus Throw
Discus Throw Athletics
Discus Throw, Greek Style
Discus Throw, Greek Style Athletics