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John Wade

Full name: Festus John Wade, III
Gender: Male
Born: August 13, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Affiliations: Yale Bulldogs, New Haven (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

John Wade sat in the stern of the US coxless pair at the 1948 London Olympics. Wade rowed for Yale University, graduating in 1949. Many years later he did graduate work at Mississippi State University, finishing in 1984. Wade then became a professor at Jackson State University.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 19 London Rowing Men's Coxless Pairs United States USA 2 h1 r2/4

Men's Coxless Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1948 Summer 19 London Rowing United States USA Ralph Stephan Round One Repêchage Heat One 7:30.5
1948 Summer 19 London Rowing United States USA Ralph Stephan Round One Heat Three 7:20.3
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