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Edward Houston

Full name: Edward Francis Houston, Jr.
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: March 29, 1937 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: Inwood Canoe Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Biography

Edward Houston paddled for the Inwood Canoe Club. At the time of the 1956 Olympics he worked as a painter. Houston was US junior champion in 1955 in both K-1 and K-2 events. At the 1956 Olympic Trials he and [Ken Wilson] placed third in the K-2 1,000 metres, but won the K-2 10K event.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 10,000 metres United States USA 12

Men's Kayak Doubles, 10,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Canoeing United States USA Ken Wilson Final Standings 1956-11-30
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