- MLA 8TH EDITION
- Barris, Ted. "Robert Kerr". The Canadian Encyclopedia, 04 March 2015, Historica Canada. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/robert-kerr. Accessed 20 April 2019.
- APA 6TH EDITION
- Barris, T., Robert Kerr (2015). In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/robert-kerr
- CHICAGO 17TH EDITION
- Barris, Ted, "Robert Kerr". In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada. Article published August 05, 2008; last modified March 04, 2015. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/robert-kerr
- TURABIAN 8TH EDITION
- Ted Barris, The Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "Robert Kerr", last modified March 04, 2015, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/robert-kerr
|Article by||Ted Barris|
|Published Online||August 5, 2008|
|Last Edited||March 4, 2015|
Robert Kerr, track and field athlete, coach (b at Enniskillen, Ire 1882; d at Hamilton, Ont 12 May 1963). Despite the "marathon craze" of the time, Robert Kerr took advantage of the speed required for his occupation as
Track athlete Robert Kerr. Financial difficulty prevented him from attending the Olympics in 1904, but 4 years later at the 1908 London Olympics he won the 220-yard gold and 100-yard bronze medals. He retired shortly after (courtesy Canada's Sports Hall of Fame, www.sportshall.ca).