Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  > Jim Storm

Jim Storm

Full name: James Eugene "Jim" Storm
Gender: Male
Height: 6-7.5 (202 cm)
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: February 2, 1941 in San Diego, California, United States
Affiliations: SDRC, San Diego (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


In his era, at 6-7½, Jim Storm was the tallest US Olympian who did not play on the basketball team. He was the stroke in a double with Cy Cromwell at the 1964 Olympics where they lost by several seconds to a Soviet crew. Storm had attended Pomona College but was rowing for the San Diego RC in 1964. In 1967 he finally won a gold medal, again in the double sculls (with James Dietz), but this time at the Pan American Games. He graduated in 1971 from the University of California Medical School and became a practicing psychiatrist.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Rowing Men's Double Sculls United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Double Sculls

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Rowing United States USA Sy Cromwell Final Round A Final 7:13.16
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Rowing United States USA Sy Cromwell Round One Heat One 6:31.63
id: 40,895