Sidney JELINEK

United States of America USA

  • Olympic Medals
    1 B
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Paris 1924
  • Year of Birth
    1899
Olympic Results

Biography

Sidney JELINEK

Sid Jelinek got his start rowing on the lightweight crew for Penn in 1920. By the following year he had moved up to the big boat and sat in the seventh seat on their eight for three years. He also played on the Penn water polo team. At the 1924 Olympic Trials, the Penn eight failed to defeat Yale for the Olympic berth, but Jelinek made the team in the fours with, rowing for the Bachelor’s Barge Club. Jelinek later became an architect in his hometown of Philadelphia.

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Paris 1924

B
Coxed Fours
Coxed Fours Rowing