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Ben Weston

Full name: Benjamin Price "Ben" Weston
Gender: Male
Born: January 27, 1892 in Redondo Beach, California, United States
Died: January 9, 1947 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: California Yacht Club, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Sailing

Biography

Ben Weston was a Californian yachtsman who frequently sailed with [Owen Churchill]. Weston helped found the California Yacht Club and purchased the first Star class boast on the Pacific Coast. In 1922 he and Churchill won the nationals in the Star class, and in 1923 they won the 1923 Pacific International Star Championship in Vancouver.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 36 Amsterdam Sailing Mixed 8 metres Babe USA 6

Mixed 8 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date MO T
1928 Summer 36 Amsterdam Sailing Babe USA Final Standings 1928-08-02 1 3rd
1928 Summer 36 Amsterdam Sailing Babe USA Race One 1928-08-02 4-10:26
1928 Summer 36 Amsterdam Sailing Babe USA Race Two 1928-08-03 2-42:54
1928 Summer 36 Amsterdam Sailing Babe USA Race Three 1928-08-04 3-08:17
1928 Summer 36 Amsterdam Sailing Babe USA Race Four 1928-08-05
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