Marvin Stalder

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameMarvin Frederick•Stalder
Used nameMarvin•Stalder
Born9 December 1905 in Riverside, California (USA)
Died2 September 1982 in Kerrville, Texas (USA)
Measurements185 cm / 77 kg
AffiliationsCalifornia Golden Bears, Berkeley (USA)
NOC United States
Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1


A 6-1 (1.85), 170 lb. (77 kg.), bow-oarsman from the University of California, Marvin Stalder also rowed on the eight that won the IRA Regatta in 1928. Stalder later became a career military officer, joining the US Army, and then the US Air Force, after they separated from the Army. He retired as a colonel. Stalder eventually died in Texas from metastatic stomach cancer.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1928 Summer Olympics Rowing USA Marvin Stalder
Eights, Men (Olympic) United States 1 Gold