It is with great sadness that we advice the rowing community of the passing of Alan Grover, Olympic silver medallist.
Alan competed in rowing at the Tokyo 1964, Mexico 1968
(Men’s Eight – silver medal) and Munich 1972 Olympic Games.
Alan was a long term employee of the AOC joining from Speedo
in 1987 before retiring in October 2012.
Sadly, Alan passed away on Sunday, 12 May 2019 after a few years of ill health. He is survived by his wife Jan and children, Michelle, Peter and Jenny as well as grandchildren. He was McVilly-Pearce pin number 158 and RA will be organising for his family to receive his pin in due course.