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Robert Morrison

Full name: Robert Erskine Morrison
Gender: Male
Born: March 26, 1902 in Richmond, Greater London, Great Britain
Died: February 19, 1980 in Longstanton, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain
Affiliations: Trinity Boat Club, Cambridge (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Like all the members of the coxless four that won the gold medals at the 1924 Olympics, Robert Morrison was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge. He rowed the Cambridge boat in 1923 and won a total of eight events at Henley, his most successful year being 1925 when he won the Stewards’, the Visitors’ and the Goblets. Morrison followed a career as an engineer and lived in many parts of the country before retiring to Cambridgeshire four years before his death.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 22 Paris Rowing Men's Coxless Fours Great Britain GBR 1 Gold

Men's Coxless Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1924 Summer 22 Paris Rowing Great Britain GBR Final Round 7:08.6
1924 Summer 22 Paris Rowing Great Britain GBR Round One Heat One 6:43.0
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