Full name: William Douglas "Doug" Burden
Height: 6-4.5 (195 cm)
Weight: 196 lbs (89 kg)
Born: July 29, 1965 in Rutland, Vermont, United States
Affiliations: Potomac BC, Washington (USA)
Country: United States
Related Olympians: Grandson of Harald Paumgarten.
Medals: 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (2 Total)
Doug Burden rowed at Princeton, captaining the crew squad in his senior year. He later obtained an MBA from IESE in Barcelona. Burden rowed on three Olympic teams, winning a bronze medal in the eight in 1988 and a silver in the four in 1992. He also rowed at the 1986 and 1990 Goodwill Games, winning a silver medal in the four in 1986. Burden competed at five World Championships (1986-87, 1989-91), highlighted by winning gold in the eight at the 1987 Worlds. He also won a 1986 World bronze in the four.
Burden became a financial advisor, later working as a vice-president at Fiduciary Trust Company in Boston. While he was rowing, he worked with the Student Loan Marketing Association from 1991-93. Burden was inducted into the US Rowing Hall of Fame in 1998.
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Rowing||Men's Coxed Eights||United States||USA||3||Bronze|
|1992 Summer||26||Barcelona||Rowing||Men's Coxless Fours||United States||USA||2||Silver|
|1996 Summer||30||Atlanta||Rowing||Men's Coxed Eights||United States||USA||5|
|1992 Summer||26||Barcelona||Rowing||United States||USA||Final Round||A Final||5:56.68|
|1992 Summer||26||Barcelona||Rowing||United States||USA||Semi-Finals||Heat One||5:58.87|
|1992 Summer||26||Barcelona||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One||Heat One||6:00.93|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Rowing||United States||USA||Final Round||A Final||5:48.26|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One RepÃªchage||Heat One||5:35.63|
|1988 Summer||23||Seoul||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Two||5:39.26|
|1996 Summer||30||Atlanta||Rowing||United States||USA||Final Round||A Final||5:48.45|
|1996 Summer||30||Atlanta||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Two||5:44.87|