A nephew who is writing a book about the 1936 Olympic rowing team from Washington State ( underdogs at the Berlin Olympics in ’36) recently had an article published on Slate.com. We received many comments about Ron Delaney the great Irish Olympic champ. These guys were even longer shots for a medal.

http://www.slate.com/articles/sports/fivering_circus/2012/07/_1936_olympics_rowing_the_greatest_

underdog_nazi_defeating_american_olympic_victory_you_ve_never_heard_of_.html

 

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