Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Like all the crew members aboard [Thomas Glen-Coats]’ Hera in the 12-metre class at the 1908 Olympics, John Buchanan was a member of the Royal Clyde Yacht Club. He was a farmer and an enthusiastic sailor for many years who in 1936 won the Tarbert Cup sailing his 8-metre boat, Falcon.
|1908 Summer||24||London||Sailing||Mixed 12 metres||Hera-1||GBR||1||Gold|
|1908 Summer||24||London||Sailing||Hera-1||GBR||Final Standings||1908-08-11||2||6|
|1908 Summer||24||London||Sailing||Hera-1||GBR||Race One||1908-08-11||3-19:41|
|1908 Summer||24||London||Sailing||Hera-1||GBR||Race Two||1908-08-12||4-47:40|