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Ronald Sanderson

Full name: Ronald Harcourt Sanderson
Gender: Male
Weight: 187 lbs (85 kg)
Born: December 11, 1876 in Uckfield, East Sussex, Great Britain
Died: April 17, 1918 in Gommecourt, Pas-de-Calais, France
Affiliations: Trinity Boat Club, Cambridge (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Ronald Sanderson was the son of Reverend Canon E. Sanderson who rowed in the Cambridge boat in 1862. Ronald rowed for Cambridge in 1899 when Oxford’s nine-year winning streak was ended and he was again in the winning Cambridge boat in 1900. Sanderson educated at Harrow and Trinity College, Cambridge. He was killed in action while serving with the Royal Field Artillery.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 31 London Rowing Men's Coxed Eights Leander Club-1 GBR 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1908 Summer 31 London Rowing Leander Club GBR Final Round 7:52.0
1908 Summer 31 London Rowing Leander Club-1 GBR Semi-Finals Heat One 8:12.0
1908 Summer 31 London Rowing Leander Club-1 GBR Round One Heat Two 8:10.0
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