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Ed Hedley

Full name: Edwin P. "Ed" Hedley
Gender: Male
Born: 1864 in [unknown], Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 22, 1947 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Vesper Boat Club, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


As a 36-year-old, Ed Hedley was one of the older members of the Vesper BC eight at the Paris Olympics. Hedley had been rowing a long time by then, having won the Canadian single sculls title in 1892. He also won the single sculls championship of the Schuylkill Navy five times between 1891 and 1899. Hedley won several U.S. national championships, including the 1902 coxless pairs.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 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 Paris Rowing Vesper Boat Club USA Final Round 6:07.8
1900 Summer Paris Rowing Vesper Boat Club USA Round One Heat Two 5:15.4
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