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Mike Gleason

Full name: Michael Daniel "Mike" Gleason
Gender: Male
Born: November 16, 1876 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 11, 1923 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Vesper Boat Club, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Mike Gleason was a member of the Vesper BC eight which won the 1904 Olympics. Gleason then joined the Vesper crew when they traveled to England in 1905 and raced at the Henley Royal Regatta, where they were narrowly defeated by the Leander Club, a renowned British eight that did not compete in 1904 at St. Louis. Gleason was a long-time police officer in Philadelphia, where he was a native of the city.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 27 St. Louis Rowing Men's Coxed Eights Vesper Boat Club USA 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1904 Summer 27 St. Louis Rowing Vesper Boat Club USA Final Round 7:50.0
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