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John Biglow

Full name: John Robinson Biglow
Nickname(s): Biggy
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2.5 (190 cm)
Weight: 187 lbs (85 kg)
Born: December 20, 1957 in Seattle, Washington, United States
Affiliations: Yale Bulldogs, New Haven (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

John Biglow was the top US single sculler for several years in the early 1980s. He won bronze medals at the 1981 and 1982 World Championships and was fourth at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Biglow also competed at the 1983 Worlds in quad sculls and the 1985 Worlds in double sculls. He won a gold medal in double sculls at the 1987 Pan American Games. He started sweep oar rowing at Lakeside School in Seattle, but switched to sculling in 1981. Biglow attended Dartmouth Medical School and became an anesthesiologist, practicing in Delaware and Vermont.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing Men's Single Sculls United States USA 4

Men's Single Sculls

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Final Round A Final 7:12.00
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Semi-Finals Heat Two 7:24.98
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat One 7:21.47
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Round One Heat One 7:31.30
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