Full name: Elizabeth Ann "Betsy" Beard (-Stillings)
Height: 5-1 (155 cm)
Weight: 93 lbs (42 kg)
Born: September 16, 1961 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Country: United States
Related Olympians: Wife of John Stillings.
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Betsy Beard coxed the eight for the US at the 1984 and 1988 Olympics, winning a gold medal in 1984. Beard also coxed the eight at the 1985-87 World Championships, winning a silver medal in 1987. She started college at Washington College in Maryland, but transferred to the University of Washington in 1981, earning a BS in pharmacy in 1984. She was later employed as a pharmacist at the Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, specializing in investigational drugs undergoing clinical trials, mostly related to oncology treatment, and also worked in the neonatal intensive care pharmacy.
|1984 Summer||22||Los Angeles||Rowing||Women's Coxed Eights||United States||USA||1||Gold||OB|
|1988 Summer||27||Seoul||Rowing||Women's Coxed Eights||United States||USA||6|
|1984 Summer||22||Los Angeles||Rowing||United States||USA||Final Round||2:59.80|
|1988 Summer||27||Seoul||Rowing||United States||USA||Final Round||6:26.66|
|1988 Summer||27||Seoul||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Two||6:24.55|