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Tom McKibbon

Full name: Thomas Douglas "Tom" McKibbon
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: October 29, 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Long Beach Rowing Association, Long Beach (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

Tom McKibbon attended college at Long Beach State, graduating in 1968, and then did graduate work at UCLA. He rowed for the Long Beach Rowing Association and later coached that club. McKibbon was a sculler who won the National Association of Amateur Oarsmen (NAAO) singles title in 1968, when he was a spare for the Olympic team in the single sculls. He and [John Van Blom] formed a strong doubles team, winning the 1969 and 1970 NAAO title, the double sculls at the 1970 Henley Royal Regatta and the 1969 European Championships, and placing third at the 1970 World Championships. With [John Nunn], McKibbon won a bronze medal at the 1971 Pan American Games. McKibbon became a college professor.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 32 München Rowing Men's Double Sculls United States USA 3 h1 r2/4

Men's Double Sculls

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1972 Summer 32 München Rowing United States USA John Van Blom Round One Repêchage Heat One 7:19.63
1972 Summer 32 München Rowing United States USA John Van Blom Round One Heat Two 7:08.91
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