Ian Turner (rower)

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Ian Turner
Medal record
Men's rowing
Representing the  United States
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1948 London Eight

Ian Gordon Turner (May 11, 1925 – October 11, 2010) was an American competition rower and Olympic champion. He won a gold medal in coxed eights at the 1948 Summer Olympics, as a member of the American team.[1] His brother David Turner was on the same Olympic team. Turner was born in Oakland, California and died there in 2010.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Profile: Ian Turner Archived 2012-03-03 at the Wayback Machine. sports.reference.com (Retrieved on 8 December 2010)