Jack Heid

Inducted in 1989 for Modern Road & Track Competitor (1945-1975)


Known as the "Yankee Clipper", Heid won the Eastern States Championship in 1942 and was New Jersey Senior Champion in 1942, 1946 and 1947. He was a member of the 1948 Olympic Team and was a five and twenty five mile national champion. Heid won bronze at the 1949 World Amateur Sprint Championships.

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