Simeon Price

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Simeon Taylor Price, Jr. (May 16, 1882 March 16, 1945) was an American golfer who competed in the 1904 Summer Olympics.

Golf sport in which players attempt to hit a ball with a club into a goal using a minimum number of shots

Golf is a club-and-ball sport in which players use various clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a course in as few strokes as possible.

1904 Summer Olympics Games of the III Olympiad, celebrated in Saint Louis (United States) in 1904

The 1904 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the III Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event which was celebrated in St. Louis, Missouri, United States from August 29 until September 3, 1904, as part of an extended sports program lasting from July 1 to November 23, 1904, at what is now known as Francis Field on the campus of Washington University in St. Louis. It was the first time that the Olympic Games were held outside Europe.

He was born in Maine and died in Washington, D.C.

In 1904 he was part of the American team which won the bronze medal. He finished 20th in this competition.

In the individual competition he finished 19th in the qualification and was eliminated in the first round of the match play.

Golf at the 1904 Summer Olympics – Mens individual

The men's individual was a golf event held as part of the Golf at the 1904 Summer Olympics programme. It was the second time the event was held at the Olympics, though it took a much different format than the 1900 golf tournament. 75 golfers from two nations competed. The competition was held approximately 5.75 km north of the Olympic Stadium at Glen Echo Country Club from September 19 to September 24, 1904.


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