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Russ Nichols

Full name: Clayton W. "Russ" Nichols
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: May 30, 1947 in Glen Cove, New York, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Biography

Russ Nichols was a whitewater canoeist, who competed for the Wisconsin Hoofers Outing Club. He made the 1972 US Olympic team by winning the US Championships in C-2S with [John Evans]. Nichols and Evans also competed together at the 1973 World Championships, placing 12th. Nichols graduated from Colgate University in 1969 with a degree in physics and later earned a graduate degree in physics from the University of Wisconsin in 1971. Nichols later worked as a film and videotape producer.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 25 München Canoeing Men's Canadian Doubles, Slalom United States-2 USA 14

Men's Canadian Doubles, Slalom

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1972 Summer 25 München Canoeing United States-2 USA John Evans Final Standings 1972-08-30
1972 Summer 25 München Canoeing United States-2 USA John Evans Final Standings Run One 1972-08-30
1972 Summer 25 München Canoeing United States-2 USA John Evans Final Standings Run Two 1972-08-30
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