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Orin Upshaw

Full name: Orin Thomas Upshaw
Gender: Male
Born: July 23, 1874 in Peoria, Illinois, United States
Died: August 15, 1937 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Affiliations: Southwest Turnverein, St. Louis (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Tug-Of-War

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Orrin Upshaw was a member of the St. Louis Southwest Turnverein #1 team that finished second in the 1904 tug-of-war event. Upshaw was a doctor who practiced in St. Louis, as were his three brothers.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 29 St. Louis Tug-Of-War Men's Tug-Of-War St. Louis Southwest Turnverein #1-2 USA 2 Silver

Men's Tug-Of-War

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1904 Summer 29 St. Louis Tug-Of-War St. Louis Southwest Turnverein #1-2 USA Round One Match #2 1 1904-08-31 Upshaw (USA) , Seiling (USA) , Rose (USA) , Rodenberg (USA) , Braun (USA) , Metalos ( 1904 Summer 29 St. Louis Tug-Of-War St. Louis Southwest Turnverein #1-2 USA Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1904-08-31 Seiling (USA) , Olson (USA) , Magnusson (USA) , Johnson (USA) , Flanagan (USA) , Upshaw (
1904 Summer 29 St. Louis Tug-Of-War St. Louis Southwest Turnverein #1-2 USA Classification Round 2-3 Match #1 1 1904-09-01 Upshaw (USA) , Seiling (USA) , Rose (USA) , Rodenberg (USA) , Braun (USA) , Thias ( 1904 Summer 29 St. Louis Tug-Of-War St. Louis Southwest Turnverein #1-2 USA Classification Round 2-3 Match #2 1 1904-09-01 Upshaw (USA) , Seiling (USA) , Rose (USA) , Rodenberg (USA) , Braun (USA) , Mitchel (