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Ridgely Johnson

Full name: Ridgely Couper Johnson
Gender: Male
Height: 6-8.5 (205 cm)
Weight: 225 lbs (102 kg)
Born: April 24, 1958 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: Weld Boat Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

Ridgely Johnson graduated from Princeton in 1980 with a degree in chemical engineering. He was senior class President at Princeton. Johnson was 6-9 (2.06), one of the tallest US Olympians ever in a non-basketball sport. Johnson competed for the United States at the 1975-76 World Junior Championships, winning a bronze medal in double sculls in 1976. He competed at the 1979 and 1983 Pan American Games, and the 1986 World Championships. Johnson later worked for Arthur Andersen & Company.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing Men's Quadruple Sculls United States USA 7

Men's Quadruple Sculls

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Final Round B Final 6:11.50
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat One 6:14.32
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Round One Heat One 6:13.51
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