Full name: Robert Frank Zagunis
Height: 6-3.5 (193 cm)
Weight: 196 lbs (89 kg)
Born: October 1, 1953 in Ciudad de MÃ©xico, Ciudad de MÃ©xico, Mexico
Affiliations: Vesper Boat Club, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: United States
Robert Zagunisâs only international experience came at the 1976 Olympics, although he was a spare at the 1975 Pan American Games, and was the manager of the 1983 Pan Am Games team. Zagunis competed for the Vesper Boat Club, and attended Oregon State University, graduating in 1976.
Zagunis became a commercial banker, working with the Bank of California and then First Interstate Bank from 1977-94. In 1988 he obtained a degree from the Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Delaware. He joined Jensen Investments in 1993, and later became the firmâs principal and managing director. Zagunis met his wife, [Catherine Menges], who also competed at the 1976 Olympics, through rowing. Their daughter, [Mariel Zagunis], competed at the 2004, 2008, and 2012 Olympics, but not as a rower, rather as a fencer.
|1976 Summer||22||MontrÃ©al||Rowing||Men's Coxed Fours||United States||USA||11|
|1976 Summer||22||MontrÃ©al||Rowing||United States||USA||Final Round||B Final||6:54.92|
|1976 Summer||22||MontrÃ©al||Rowing||United States||USA||Semi-Finals||Heat One||6:14.87|
|1976 Summer||22||MontrÃ©al||Rowing||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Three||6:36.52|