Ernest Hutcheon

1889 – 1937

Ernest Hutcheon, from Queensland, competed in the standing high jump at London 1908. He was Australia’s first competitor in a field event at the Olympic Games. He served in World War I.  In the 1920s he played first class cricket for Queensland. 

Olympic Results

1908 London

100m - Men
Round 1 DNC
Final Placing /
Long Jump - Men
Qualifying DNC
Final Placing /
Standing High Jump - Men
Qualifying Height Unknown
Final Placing /
Triple Jump - Men
Qualifying DNC
Final Placing /