River & Rowing Museum Henley on Thames

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River & Rowing Museum Henley on Thames. Rowing in the Olympic Games. Christopher Dodd. Saturday 3 November 2012 FISA Coaches Conference, Limerick. 1894: Pierre de Coubertin founds the IOC 1896 Athens: First modern Games - rowing cancelled. 1908 London: The first organised Games. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • River & Rowing Museum Henley on Thames

  • Rowing in the Olympic GamesChristopher DoddSaturday 3 November 2012FISA Coaches Conference, Limerick

  • 1894: Pierre de Coubertin founds the IOC1896 Athens: First modern Games - rowing cancelled

  • 1908 London: The first organised Games

  • 1920 Antwerp: Faster, Higher, Stronger

  • 1920 Antwerp: Kelly versus Beresford1924 Paris: Benjamin Spock wins 8+ with Yale

  • 1928 Amsterdam: Henry Pearce pauses for ducks and wins the 1x

    1932 Los Angeles:Hugh JumboEdwards wins twogolds on the same day

  • First torch relayFirst commentaryBeresford wins fifth medalCase of the blind starter

    1936 Berlin

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