Full name: George M. Strange
Born: November 9, 1880 in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada
Died: June 22, 1961 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Affiliations: Argonaut Rowing Club, Toronto (CAN)
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
George Strange was a member of the Toronto Argonaut Rowing Club when he was selected to represent Canada at the 1904 Summer Olympics. There, alongside [Arthur Bailey], [Phil Boyd], [Thomas Loudon], [Donald MacKenzie], [Pat Reiffenstein], [Colonel Rice], [William Wadsworth], and [Joe Wright, Sr.], he lost to the Vesper Boat Club of the United States in the final of the coxed eights. As there were only two teams in the event, however, Canada earned a silver medal. In 1906 he was living in Seattle and volunteered to help coach the University of Washingtonâs rowing squad when the school could not afford to hire a coach. A graduate of the University of Toronto, he was a businessman by career.
|1904 Summer||23||St. Louis||Rowing||Men's Coxed Eights||Toronto Argonauts||CAN||2||Silver|
|1904 Summer||23||St. Louis||Rowing||Toronto Argonauts||CAN||Final Round||at 3 lengths|