Jon Beare

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Jon Beare
Medal record
Competitor for  Canada
Men's Rowing
Olympic Games
Bronze 2008 Beijing Men's Lightweight Fours
Rowing World Championships
Bronze 1996 Strathclyde LM8+
Bronze 1997 Aiguebelette LM8+

Jon Beare (born May 10, 1974) is a Canadian rower. Born in Toronto, Ontario, he started rowing in 1988 and is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario. In 1993 he participated in the Canada Games in Kamloops a member of the Ontario Team. The team returned with a gold in the four, and a silver in the eight. The following year as a member of the National Team he won a bronze in the Men's Lightweight 8 at the 1994 Commonwealth Games in London, Ontario. He and his family lives in Shawnigan Lake, BC, near Greater Victoria.

Beare has competed in the Olympics twice, and won a bronze in the men's lightweight fours at the 2008 Summer Olympics with Iain Brambell, Liam Parsons and Mike Lewis.[1]


  1. ^ The Canadian Press (2008-08-18). "Double Bronze in Rowing". Retrieved 2008-08-18. 

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