George Golding

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George Golding
George Golding 1930s.jpg
Golding in the 1930s
Personal information
Born6 May 1906
Forbes, New South Wales, Australia
Died30 August 1999 (aged 93)
Manly, New South Wales, Australia
Height187 cm (6 ft 2 in)[1]
Weight80 kg (176 lb)
Event(s)400 m, 400 m hurdles
ClubClub Randwick-Kensington, Sydney
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)400 – 47.6y (1930)
400 mH – 53.1 (1932)[1]
Medal record
Representing  Australia
British Empire Games
Bronze medal – third place 1930 Hamilton 440 yards

George Augustus Golding (6 May 1906 – 30 August 1999) was an Australian runner who won a bronze medal in the 440 yd event at the 1930 British Empire Games. Together with his future wife Clare Dennis he competed in the 1932 Summer Olympics and placed sixth in the 400 metres; he was eliminated in the semi-finals in the 400 metre hurdles.[1]


  1. ^ a b c George Golding Archived 13 August 2011 at the Wayback Machine.