John Sturrock

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John Sturrock
Medal record
Men's Rowing
Representing  Great Britain
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1936 Berlin coxless fours
Representing  England
British Empire Games
Gold medal – first place 1938 Sydney Eights

John Duncan "Jan" Sturrock OBE (March 20, 1915 – July 20, 1974) was an English rower who competed for Great Britain in the 1936 Summer Olympics, where he was a member of the British boat which won the silver medal in the coxless fours event.[1]

At the 1938 British Empire Games he was a member of the English boat which won the gold medal in the eights competition.[1]

He was born and died in Weymouth, Dorset.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Jan Sturrock, Bio, Stats, Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved 15 March 2015.