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Valerie McClain-Ward

Full name: Valerie McClain-Ward
Gender: Female
Height: 5-1.5 (157 cm)
Weight: 101 lbs (46 kg)
Born: February 14, 1956 in Berkeley, California, United States
Affiliations: Lake Merritt Rowing Club/University of California, Berkeley
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

Valerie McClain-Ward was a coxswain who attended U Cal Berkeley, graduating in 1980 with a degree in physical education and physiology. She rowed for the Lake Merritt Rowing Club. McClain-Ward made the ill-fated 1980 US Olympic team, and placed fourth at the 1984 Olympics with the coxed quad sculls. She won three silver medals at the World Championships, in the eights in 1981 and 1983, and the coxed quad sculls in 1982. McClain-Ward later worked as a manager at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Rowing Women's Coxed Fours United States USA 4

Women's Coxed Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Final Round A Final 3:23.58
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat Two 3:23.70
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Round One Heat One 3:28.02
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