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Joe Dougherty

Full name: Joseph Michael "Joe" Dougherty
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2.5 (190 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: July 3, 1901 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 8, 1981 in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Penn AC, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

Joe Dougherty rowed coxed pairs for the Penn Athletic Club and competed at both the 1928 and 1936 Olympics. He also rowed for the Penn AC eight at the 1930 European Championships in Liège, Belgium that won the race in a world best time of 5:18.8, with Dougherty in the 6th seat. Dougherty later coached the Penn AC rowers from 1943-50.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 26 Amsterdam Rowing Men's Coxed Pairs United States USA 2 h1 r2/5
1936 Summer 35 Berlin Rowing Men's Coxed Pairs United States USA 4 h1 r2/3

Men's Coxed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1928 Summer 26 Amsterdam Rowing United States USA Augustus Goetz Round One Repêchage Heat One 8:41.2
1928 Summer 26 Amsterdam Rowing United States USA Augustus Goetz Round One Heat Three 8:44.8
1936 Summer 35 Berlin Rowing United States USA Tom Curran Semi-Finals Heat One 9:13.6
1936 Summer 35 Berlin Rowing United States USA Tom Curran Round One Heat One 7:55.6
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