Gavin Thredgold

Gavin Thredgold was cox of the men’s eight crew which won a bronze medal in 1984. The other rowers in the eight were James Battersby, Ian Edmunds, Steve Evans, Clyde Hefer, Craig Muller, Sam Patten, Ion Popa and Tim Willoughby. Thredgold coxed a number of international crews for Australia during a fine competitive career. The bronze medal, one of three won by our crews in Los Angeles, was Australia’s first medal in the event since 1968.

Olympic Results

1984 Los Angeles

Eight - Men
Heat 2 5:56.61 (2nd)
Repechage 1 5:51.68 (1st)
Final 5:43.40 (3rd)
Final Placing 3 / 8