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Brent Turner

Full name: Brent Howard Turner
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: February 25, 1954 in Geneva, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: St. Charles Canoe Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Related Olympians: Brother of Ann Turner.


Brent Turner attended college at the University of Montana where he was on the ski team and competed at the NCAA Championships in 1974-75 in cross-country skiing. He started paddling in 1968, and was 1975 US Champion in K-4. He competed at the 1974 World Championships and the 1975 Pan American Regatta (different than the Pan American Games). Turner paddled for the St. Charles Canoe Club. In the 1970s he worked in sales for Moss Brent in Washington, DC. His sister was [Ann Turner], who competed in kayaking at the 1976 and 1984 Olympics. Their father, Howard Turner, was the 1980 US canoe team manager for the 1980 Moskva Olympics, at which the US did not compete.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Canoeing Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres United States USA 4 h1 r2/4

Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Canoeing United States USA Repêchage Heat One 1976-07-29
1976 Summer 22 Montréal Canoeing United States USA Round One Heat Two 1976-07-29
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