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James Beggs

Full name: James Judson Beggs
Gender: Male
Born: January 6, 1924 in Portland, Oregon, United States
Died: May 4, 2011 in Watsonville, California, United States
Affiliations: Stanford Cardinal, Stanford (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

James Beggs served in the US Army in World War II, both in North Africa and Europe. He then earned an undergraduate degree from Yale, before getting a masters’ degree at Stanford in 1951, and then a PhD in psychology in 1967 from the University of Oregon. At Stanford Beggs served as crew coach for several years. He settled in the Bay Area and was a psychology professor at San Jose State University, where he was twice department chairman and once division head, before retiring in 1992.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Rowing Men's Coxed Pairs United States USA 2 h1 r4/5

Men's Coxed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Rowing United States USA Jim Fifer Semi-Finals Repêchage Heat One 7:55.5
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Rowing United States USA Jim Fifer Semi-Finals Heat Two 8:13.0
1952 Summer 28 Helsinki Rowing United States USA Jim Fifer Round One Heat Three 8:02.1
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