John "Johnny" Wilfred Loaring
August 3, 1915
November 21, 1969
John "Johnny" Wilfred Loaring (August 3, 1915 – November 21, 1969) was a Canadian athlete who competed 1936 Summer Olympics.
He was born in
Winnipeg, Manitoba and died in Windsor, Ontario.
In 1936 he won the silver medal in the 400 metre hurdles event. In the
400 metre competition he finished sixth. He was also a member of the Canadian relay team which finished fourth in the 4×400 metre contest.
At the 1938 Empire Games he won the gold medal in the 440 yards hurdles event. He also won the gold medal with the Canadian team in the 4×110 yards relay competition as well as in the 4×440 yards relay contest. In the 440 yards event he finished fifth.
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1930 – 1966: 4×110 yards
1966 – present: 4×100 metres
( Canada Jim Brown, Fitzpatrick, Miller, Adams) 1934:
( England Sweeney, Davis, Saunders, Rangeley) 1938:
( Canada Jack Brown, Loaring, O'Connor, Haley) 1950:
( Australia Gordon, Johnson, Treloar, de Gruchy) 1954:
( Canada Stonehouse, Springbett, Nelson, McFarlane) 1958:
( England Breaker, Segal, Sandstrom, Radford) 1962:
( England Meakin, Jones, Carter, Radford) 1966:
( Ghana Mends, E. Addy, J. Addy, Allotey) 1970:
( Jamaica Lawson, Quarrie, Stewart, Miller) 1974:
( Australia Ratcliffe, Haskell, Lewis, D'Arcy) 1978:
( Scotland Wells, McMaster, Jenkins, Sharp) 1982:
( Nigeria Eseme, Adeyanju, Adegbeingbe, Oyeledun) 1986:
( Canada McKoy, Mahorn, Williams, Johnson) 1990:
( England Jarrett, Regis, Christie, Adam, Callender) 1994:
( Canada Surin, Chambers, Bailey, Gilbert) 1998:
( England Chambers, Devonish, Golding, Campbell, ) Gardener
2002: ( England Gardener, Devonish, Condon, Campbell)
2006: ( Jamaica Frater, Waugh, Williams, Powell, ) Smith
2010: ( England Scott, Baptiste, Devonish, Lewis-Francis)