Men's 8 crew from Munich 1972Men's 8 crew for the Munich 1972 Olympic Games. Bow Malcolm C Shaw, 2 Gary M Pearce, 3 Kerry P Jelbart, 4 Robert D Paver, 5 Richard A Curtin, 6 Bryan F Curtin, 7 Michael D Morgan, str John E Clarke & cox Alan R Grover.
Munich 1972Australia sent a team of 177 to Munich, 148 men and 29 women. Munich was a successful Olympics for Australia, with the nation finishing sixth on the medal table with eight gold, seven silver and two bronze medals.
Australia wins silver in rowingn an upset, the USA don't place for only the fourth time in history in this event. West Germany wins the Gold and Australia comes in second