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Tom Amlong

Full name: Thomas Kennedy "Tom" Amlong
Gender: Male
Height: 6-1 (186 cm)
Weight: 201 lbs (91 kg)
Born: June 15, 1935 in Fort Knox, Kentucky, United States
Died: January 26, 2009 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Affiliations: Vesper Boat Club, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Related Olympians: Brother of Joe Amlong.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Born in the land of gold, Ft. Knox, Kentucky, it was appropriate that Tom Amlong would win a gold medal in Tokyo. It came as a member of the eight-oared Vesper BC crew for whom he had been rowing for four years. Amlong graduated from the University of Virginia and, like his brother, began a military career. With his brother, [Joe], he won several national championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 29 Tokyo Rowing Men's Coxed Eights United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1964 Summer 29 Tokyo Rowing United States USA Final Round A Final 6:18.23
1964 Summer 29 Tokyo Rowing United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat Two 6:01.47
1964 Summer 29 Tokyo Rowing United States USA Round One Heat One 5:54.30
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