1905 International Cross Country Championships

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1905 International Cross Country Championships
Organisers ICCU
Edition 3rd
Date March 25
Host city Dublin, Leinster, Ireland Ireland
Location Baldoyle Racecourse
Nations participating 4
Athletes participating 48
Races 1
Distances 8 mi (12.9 km)

The 1905 International Cross Country Championships was held in Dublin, Ireland, at the Baldoyle Racecourse on March 25, 1905. A report on the event was given in the Glasgow Herald.[1]

Complete results,[2] medallists, [3] and the results of British athletes[4] were published.

Medallists[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual
Men
8 mi (12.9 km)
Albert Aldridge
 England
40:20 Tom Hynes
 Ireland
40:35 Joe Deakin
 England
41:14
Team
Men  England 28  Scotland 82  Ireland 97

Individual Race Results[edit]

Men's (8 mi / 12.9 km)[edit]

Rank Athlete Nationality Time
1st, gold medalist(s) Albert Aldridge  England 40:20
2nd, silver medalist(s) Tom Hynes  Ireland 40:35
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Joe Deakin  England 41:14
4 William Pickup  England 41:33
5 W.G. Dunkley  England 41:37
6 Sam Stevenson  Scotland 41:58
7 Sammy Welding  England 42:03
8 George Pearce  England 42:09
9 Eddie Francis  Wales 42:21
10 Hugh Muldoon  Ireland 42:22
11 Tom Johnston  Scotland 42:25
12 John Ranken  Scotland 42:26
13 T. Hughes  Wales 42:33
14 Peter Russell  Scotland 42:34
15 Frederick Hulford  England 42:35
16 George MacKenzie  Scotland 42:38
17 James Hosker  England 42:39
18 P.J. Whyte  Ireland 42:40
19 Billy Day  England 42:41
20 Harry Cleaver  Wales 42:52
21 J.J. Doyle  Ireland 42:56
22 Will Delaney  Ireland 42:59
23 Sam Elliot  Scotland 43:00
24 Michael McDonagh  Ireland 43:14
25 Tommy Arthur  Wales 43:20
26 Paul Kelly  Ireland 43:21
27 Sam Kennedy  Scotland 43:28
28 W. Francis  Wales 43:41
29 J. Burke  Ireland 43:42
30 Ernest Thomas  Wales 43:47
31 Charlie Harris  Ireland 43:55
32 Eddie Ace  Wales 44:06
33 L.J. Donelan  Ireland 44:08
34 Robert Davies  Wales 44:27
35 Thomas Robertson  Scotland 44:28
36 George Arnot  Scotland 44:32
37 Thomas Young  Scotland 44:48
38 T.T. Wynn  Wales 45:05
39 H.T. Johnstone  Wales 45:18
Arthur Ashby  England DNF
Fred Neaves  England DNF
George Whiston  England DNF
John Daly  Ireland DNF
Tom Hamilton  Ireland DNF
Thomas Mulrine  Scotland DNF
James Sommerville  Scotland DNF
Eddie O'Donnell  Wales DNF
Edgar Price  Wales DNF

Team Results[edit]

Men's[edit]

Rank Country Team Points
1  England Albert Aldridge
Joe Deakin
William Pickup
W.G. Dunkley
Sammy Welding
George Pearce
28
2  Scotland Sam Stevenson
Tom Johnston
John Ranken
Peter Russell
George MacKenzie
Sam Elliot
82
3  Ireland Tom Hynes
Hugh Muldoon
P.J. Whyte
J.J. Doyle
Will Delaney
Michael McDonagh
97
4  Wales Eddie Francis
T. Hughes
Harry Cleaver
Tommy Arthur
W. Francis
Ernest Thomas
125

Participation[edit]

An unofficial count yields the participation of 48 athletes from 4 countries.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Notes on sport - Athletics - Cross-Country International. The third annual international championship was decided at Baldoyle racecourse, Dublin, on Saturday..., Glasgow Herald, March 27, 1905, p. 12, retrieved September 25, 2013 
  2. ^ Magnusson, Tomas, INTERNATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS - 12.9km CC Men - Senior - Dublin Baldoyle Racecourse Saturday March 25 1905, Athchamps (archived), Archived from the original on December 5, 2005, retrieved September 24, 2013 
  3. ^ INTERNATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS, Athletics Weekly, retrieved September 24, 2013 
  4. ^ 36th IAAF WORLD CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS - EDINBURGH 2008 - FACTS & FIGURES - GREAT BRITAIN & NORTHERN IRELAND AT THE INTERNATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY & WORLD CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS (PDF), IAAF, p. 13ff, archived from the original (PDF) on September 27, 2013, retrieved September 24, 2013