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Michael Hess

Full name: Michael Joseph Hess
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3.5 (193 cm)
Weight: 201 lbs (91 kg)
Born: May 17, 1955 in Chillicothe, Ohio, United States
Affiliations: Washington Huskies, Seattle (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

Michael Hess rowed for the University of Washington, graduating in 1978. He helped the Huskies win the Western Sprints in 1974 and 1975, and win the 1975 Canadian Nationals. Hess won two gold medals in the eights at the Pan American Games, in 1975 and 1979. He competed at the 1977 World Championships in the eights, which finished sixth. Hess later worked in commercial real estate for First Western Development.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Rowing Men's Coxed Eights United States USA 9

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Rowing United States USA Final Round B Final 6:11.07
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Rowing United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat Two 5:48.60
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Rowing United States USA Round One Heat One 5:42.05
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