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Tom Kiefer

Full name: Thomas Nisbit "Tom" Kiefer
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2.5 (190 cm)
Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)
Born: February 25, 1958 in Sharon, Connecticut, United States
Affiliations: Penn AC, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


Tom Kiefer rowed for Northeastern University, and as a senior in 1981 helped them finish third at both the Eastern Sprints and IRA (Intercollegiate Rowing Association) regattas. Kiefer was on the US national team from 1979-86 and won a silver medal in coxed pairs at the 1979 Pan American Games. He competed at the World Championships in 1981-83 and 1985-86, winning a silver medal in 1985 and a bronze medal in the eights in 1981 and 1986. He won a gold at the 1986 Goodwill Games in the eights. Kiefer is a member of the Northeastern University Sports Hall of Fame. He later coached masters rowing in the Boston area, and worked as a crating manager for a large moving company.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing Men's Coxed Fours United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Coxed Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Final Round A Final 6:20.28
1984 Summer 26 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Round One Heat Two 6:21.94
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