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John Geiger

Full name: John Francis Geiger
Gender: Male
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: March 28, 1873 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 6, 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Vesper Boat Club, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

John Geiger competed for Vesper Boat Club and helped them win the 1900 gold medal in the eights at Paris. After the Olympics, he was ill and could not compete for Vesper at the 1900 National Association of American Oarsman (NAAO) Championships, which Vesper lost to the Toronto Argonauts. His fellow oarsman [Harry DeBaecke] also missed that event due to illness. Geiger later settled in Northamption, Pennsylvania.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 27 Paris Rowing Men's Coxed Eights Vesper Boat Club USA 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1900 Summer 27 Paris Rowing Vesper Boat Club USA Final Round 6:07.8
1900 Summer 27 Paris Rowing Vesper Boat Club USA Round One Heat Two 5:15.4
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