Carl Schueler

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Carl Schueler
Personal information
Full name Carl Francis Schueler
Born (1956-02-26) February 26, 1956 (age 58)
Newburyport, Massachusetts
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 70 kg (150 lb)
Country  United States
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Racewalking
Updated on 27 July 2013.

Carl Francis Schueler (born February 26, 1956 in Newburyport, Massachusetts) is a retired male race walker from the United States, who competed in three consecutive Summer Olympics during his career, starting in 1984.

Personal bests[edit]

  • 20 km: 1:21:04 hrs – 1986
  • 50 km: 3:57:09 hrsItaly Roma, 5 September 1987


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing the  United States
1984 Olympic Games Los Angeles, California, USA 6th 50 km 3:59:46
Pan American Race Walking Cup Bucaramanga, Colombia 4th 50 km 4:20:56
1985 World Race Walking Cup St John's, Isle of Man 19th 50 km 4:13:14
1986 Pan American Race Walking Cup Saint Léonard, Canada 9th 20 km 1:25:04
1987 World Championships Rome, Italy 16th 50 km 3:57:09
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 23rd 50 km 3:57:44
Pan American Race Walking Cup Mar del Plata, Argentina 6th 20 km 1:31:39
1990 Pan American Race Walking Cup Xalapa, México 7th 20 km 1:28:21
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan DNF 50 km
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 23rd 50 km 4:13:38

While living in Bethesda, Maryland, Schueler assisted in founding Potomac Valley Track Club, and its annual race walker of the year award is named for him.


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