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John Hartigan

Full name: John DeStefani Hartigan
Gender: Male
Height: 5-1.5 (157 cm)
Weight: 115 lbs (52 kg)
Born: February 28, 1940 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Affiliations: Vesper Boat Club, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

John Hartigan was a coxswain at the University of Pennsylvania, graduating in 1963. In his junior year he coxed the Penn eight to the Eastern Sprint Championship, which they shared with Yale. He served as a coxswain for the US coxed fours at the 1968 and 1976 Olympics. Hartigan also competed at the 1979 and 1983 Pan American Games, winning a bronze medal in coxed fours in 1979 and a gold medal in 1983. In 1974 Hartigan coxed the US lightweight eight that won the inaugural World Championship in that event. He continued to compete for many years, coxing at the 1986 Worlds in the lightweight eights.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Rowing Men's Coxed Fours United States USA 5
1976 Summer 36 Montréal Rowing Men's Coxed Fours United States USA 11

Men's Coxed Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Rowing United States USA Final Round A Final 6:51.41
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Rowing United States USA Semi-Finals Heat One 6:54.22
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Rowing United States USA Round One Heat Two 7:21.39
1976 Summer 36 Montréal Rowing United States USA Final Round B Final 6:54.92
1976 Summer 36 Montréal Rowing United States USA Semi-Finals Heat One 6:14.87
1976 Summer 36 Montréal Rowing United States USA Round One Heat Three 6:36.52
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