Dave Wilson (swimmer)

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Dave Wilson
Personal information
Full name David Dennis Wilson
Nickname(s) "Dave"
Nationality  United States
Born (1960-10-05) October 5, 1960 (age 53)
Long Beach, California
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 187 lb (85 kg)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Backstroke
Club Lynwood Swim Club
College team University of California, Berkeley

David Dennis Wilson (born October 5, 1960) is an American former competition swimmer and two-time Olympic medalist. At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, Wilson earned a gold medal by swimming the backstroke leg for the winning U.S. team in the preliminary heats of the men's 4x100-meter medley relay. He also won a silver medal by finishing second in the final of the men's 100-meter backstroke event.[1]

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  1. ^ "Dave Wilson biography and Olympic results". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved September 17, 2012. 

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