Full name: Ian Gordon Turner
Born: May 11, 1925 in Oakland, California, United States
Died: October 11, 2010 in Oakland, California, United States
Affiliations: California Golden Bears, Berkeley (USA)
Country: United States
Related Olympians: Brother of Dave Turner.
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Ian Turner sat behind his brother, [David], in the stroke seat at the 1948 Olympics. Ian Turner was a 1951 graduate of U Cal Berkeley. The 1948 Cal team had lost twice that year to the University of Washington but turned the tables at the US Olympic Trials. Turner enrolled at Cal after serving in the Army in World War II. In the summer before his senior year in college, he married Alice Johnson.
|1948 Summer||23||London||Rowing||Men's Coxed Eights||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Rowing||United States||USA||Final Round||5:56.7|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Rowing||United States||USA||Semi-Finals||Heat One||6:36.5|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Four||5:59.1|