Reg Douglas

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Reg Douglas
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Birth name Reginald Alexander Douglas
Born (1930-04-19) 19 April 1930 (age 87)[1]
Auckland, New Zealand

Reginald Alexander Douglas (born 19 April 1930) is a former New Zealand rower.

Douglas was born in Auckland on 19 April 1930.[2] At the 1954 and 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games he twice won the gold medal in the men's coxless pair alongside Bob Parker. He also won the silver medal in the men's double sculls at the 1954 British Empire Games also partnering Parker.[3]

Douglas and Parker also competed together at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, finishing third in their semi-final in the coxless pair, missing out in a place in the final.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reginald Douglas". Sports Reference. Retrieved 9 September 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Reg Douglas". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. 
  3. ^ "Reginald Douglas". New Zealand Olympic Committee. Retrieved 9 September 2016.