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Sherwin Badger

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Sherwin Badger
Personal information
Country representedUnited States
Born(1901-08-29)August 29, 1901
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
DiedApril 8, 1972(1972-04-08) (aged 70)
Sherborn, Massachusetts, U.S.
PartnerBeatrix Loughran

Sherwin Campbell Badger (August 29, 1901 – April 8, 1972) was an American figure skater who competed in singles and pairs. He earned the men's titles at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships from 1920 through 1924. He also captured the pairs gold medal with partner Beatrix Loughran three times, and the pair won the silver medal at the 1932 Winter Olympics. Prior to pairing with Loughran, he competed first with Clara Frothingham and later with Edith Rotch.

After his competitive career ended, he was a skating judge and the head of the U.S. Figure Skating Association.

He was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on August 29, 1901 and died on April 8, 1972 in Sherborn, Massachusetts. In his private life, Badger was briefly married to Mary Bancroft also from the City of Boston, Massachusetts.

He graduated from Harvard University in 1923.[1]


Men's singles

Event 1920 1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928
Winter Olympic Games 11th
North American Championships 1st 2nd
U.S. Championships 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st


with Frothingham

Event 1918
U.S. Championships 2nd

with Rotch

Event 1920
U.S. Championships 2nd

with Loughran

Event 1928 1929 1930 1931 1932
Winter Olympic Games 4th 2nd
World Championships 5th 3rd 3rd
North American Championships 3rd
U.S. Championships 1st 1st 1st


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