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Peter Sharis

Full name: Peter John Sharis
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3.5 (193 cm)
Weight: 229 lbs (104 kg)
Born: January 8, 1969 in Salem, Massachusetts, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

Peter Sharis rowed for Harvard, also spending time in college at MIT. He competed for the US at the 1987 World Junior Championship, helping the eight to a gold medal. In addition to his 1992 Olympic appearance in the pair, Sharis rowed an eight at the 1989 and 1990 World Championships.

After college Sharis attended Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He then did a residency in internal medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, near where he grew up. Sharis did a fellowship in cardiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He later joined a cardiology practice in the Quad Cities area of Iowa. He was board certified in internal medicine and cardiology and a fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Rowing Men's Coxless Pairs United States USA 6

Men's Coxless Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Rowing United States USA John Pescatore Final Round A Final 6:39.23
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Rowing United States USA John Pescatore Semi-Finals Heat Two 6:35.99
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Rowing United States USA John Pescatore Round One Repêchage Heat Four 6:45.31
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Rowing United States USA John Pescatore Round One Heat Three 6:52.43
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