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|Olympic medal record|
|Gold||1960 Rome||coxless fours|
|Bronze||1964 Tokyo||coxless fours|
Theodore "Ted" Allison Nash (born October 29, 1932) is an American competition rower and Olympic champion, rowing coach, and sports administrator. Nash has represented his country, either as a coach or athlete, at eleven separate Olympic Games since 1960.
Nash was a member of both the U.S. Army and the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve. While in the military, he was a test pilot, an aerobatics instructor for the Korean, Indian and Pakistani military advisory group project, an anti-guerrilla warfare instructor and officer candidate school tactical officer for the Army, and a member of the elite Green Beret and special forces units for the Army. He was recalled four times on special “friendly” projects across the world.
He was born in Melrose, Massachusetts.
He also has an erg workout named after him which is: 2 1500m@2k+1, 2 500m @2k+1 then 1 1500@2k+2 and a last 500@2k+2
- Profile: Ted Nash sports.reference.com (Retrieved on 18 December 2008)
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