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Peter Donlon

Full name: Peter Dwight Donlon
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: December 16, 1906 in Port Hueneme, California, United States
Died: December 14, 1979 in Napa, California, United States
Affiliations: California Golden Bears, Berkeley (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Peter Donlon took the stroke-oar for the Cal/Berkeley eight that won the IRAs, the Olympic Trials, and the Olympic Games in 1928. In 1932 he helped coach the Cal crew that again won the gold medal at the Olympics. Donlon was from a California family who were pioneers in citrus farming in Northern California. He started out in the family business but later became a contractor, owning his own tile company

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Rowing Men's Coxed Eights United States USA 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Rowing United States USA Final 6:03.2
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Rowing United States USA Semi-Finals Heat One 6:02.0
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Rowing United States USA Quarter-Finals Heat Three 6:32.8
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Rowing United States USA Round Two Heat One 6:35.0
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Rowing United States USA Round One Heat Four 6:21.2
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