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Dennis Van Valkenburgh

Full name: Dennis Arien Van Valkenburgh
Nickname(s): Van
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: August 16, 1944 in El Paso, Texas, United States
Affiliations: Washington Canoe Club, Washington (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Biography

Dennis Van Valkenburgh attended East Carolina University and paddled for the Washington Canoe Club. He was a student at the time of the 1964 Olympics. He won the 1964 AAU C-1 title, and won the 1965 AAU C-2, alongside [Andy Weigand]. Van Valkenburgh was also part of the winning boat in the C-4 at the 1961 and 1962 AAU Championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Canoeing Men's Canadian Singles, 1,000 metres United States USA 8

Men's Canadian Singles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Canoeing United States Final Round 8 5:12.55
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Canoeing United States Repêchage 3 Q 5:00.34
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Canoeing United States Round One Heat One 5 5:12.63
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