James Thompson (rower)

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James Thompson
Personal information
Born (1986-11-18) 18 November 1986 (age 27)
Cape Town, South Africa
Sport
Sport Rowing

James Thompson (born 18 November 1986) is a South African rower. He attended school at St. Andrew's College, Grahamstown.[1] He joined the Tuks rowing club and received a Sport Sciences degree from the University of Pretoria.[1] Thompson won a gold medal in the Men's lightweight coxless four event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hpc athletes bring home 3 Olympic medals, High performance centre, University of Pretoria
  2. ^ "James Thompson Olympic Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved 2 August 2012. 
  3. ^ "James Thompson". London 2012. Retrieved 2 August 2012.