Full name: James E. "Jim" Copeland
Nickname(s): The Alabama Slamma
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: March 18, 1962 in Huntsville, Alabama, United States
Country: United States
Related Olympians: Brother of Dirk Copeland.
Jim Copeland rode in the Team Time Trial for the United States at the 1988 Seoul Olympics, the team finishing 10th. His brother, [Dirk Copeland] competed in the 1992 and 1996 Olympics in team pursuit. Jim turned professional after the Seoul Olympics, competing through the 1998 season. He started out with Subaru-Montgomery and then rode for Chevrolet-LA Sheriff for five years, before finishing his career with minor teams in 1997-98. Copeland rode almost exclusively in the United States where he won numerous one-day races and several stages in stage races.
|1988 Summer||26||Seoul||Cycling||Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial||United States||USA||10|
|1988 Summer||26||Seoul||Cycling||United States||USA||Final Standings||10||2-02:35.7|