Robert STANGLAND

United States of America USA

Athletics

  • Olympic Medals
    2 B
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    St. Louis 1904
  • Year of Birth
    1881
Olympic Results

Biography

Robert STANGLAND

Robert Stangland of Columbia University won the 1904 IC4A long jump at 23-6½ (7.17), but he failed to repeat this form at the Olympics later in the season. In St. Louis he placed third in the long jump with a modest effort of 22-7 (6.88) and he placed third in the triple jump with a mark of 43-10 (13.36). While at Columbia, in addition to track he played football and rowed varsity crew. He made his career as a consulting engineer. Stangland was forced to retire from athletics on the advise of his physician, who found him to have an enlarged heart.

Personal Bests: LJ – 23-6½ (7.17) (1904); TJ – 43-10 (13.36) (1904).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

St. Louis 1904

B
Long Jump
Long Jump Athletics
B
Triple Jump
Triple Jump Athletics