William Russell BECKLEAN

United States of America
TeamUnited States of America
Olympic Medals
Games Participations1
First Olympic GamesMelbourne 1956
Year of Birth1936


William Becklean, known as "Beck" to his teammates, coxed the Yale crews for four years, graduating in 1958. The Eli’s biggest wins behind Beck came in 1957 when they won the Eastern Sprints and also beat Harvard. Becklean had prepared at Phillips Exeter, where he wrestled and coxed their prep crews. While at Yale he spent one year on the boxing team.

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