David Hall (athlete)

For other persons named David Hall, see David Hall (disambiguation)

David Connolly Hall (May 1, 1875 – May 27, 1972) was an American middle distance runner. He was born in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada and died in Seattle. He won the bronze medal in the 800 metres track and field race at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris.[1] His time in the final is unknown. The race was won by Alfred Tysoe, who had taken second in the preliminary heat which Hall had won with a time of 1:59.0.[2]

David Hall
Hall 1900.jpg
Medal record
Men's athletics
Representing the  United States
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1900 Paris 800 metres

Hall also competed in the 1500 metres, placing fourth.


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  2. ^ "David Hal". Olympedia. Retrieved 22 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)