Jim Van Boven was US Junior champion in 1967. He graduated from Aragon High School in San Mateo, California in 1967. Van Boven placed second at the 1968 US Olympic Trials, and made the team for the team time trial.
|1968 Summer||19||Ciudad de México||Cycling||Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial||United States||USA||20|
|1968 Summer||19||Ciudad de México||Cycling||United States||USA||Final Standings||20||2-24:13.50|