Gordon Dukes

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Gordon Dukes
Gordon Dukes 1912.jpg
Gordon Dukes in 1912
Personal information
Born December 23, 1888
Kobe, Japan
Died August 1966 (aged 78)
Barcelona, Spain
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 70 kg (150 lb)
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Pole vault
Club NYAC, New York
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 3.835 m (1911)[1][2]

Gordon Bennett Dukes (December 23, 1888 – August 1966) was an American pole vaulter. He competed at the 1912 Summer Olympics and finished eighth. Dukes won the AAU championship in 1911 and placed second in 1912.[1]


  1. ^ a b Gordon Dukes Archived 2011-05-19 at the Wayback Machine.. sports-reference.com
  2. ^ Gordon Dukes. trackfield.brinkster.net