Bill Forrester

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Bill Forrester
Personal information
Full name William Ronald Forrester Jr.
National team United States
Born (1957-12-18) December 18, 1957 (age 59)
Darby, Pennsylvania
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 174 lb (79 kg)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Butterfly, freestyle
Club Randy Reese Swim Club
College team Auburn University

William Ronald Forrester Jr. (born December 18, 1957) is an American former competition swimmer, Olympic medalist, and former world record-holder. He represented the United States as an 18-year-old at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, where he won a bronze medal in the men's 200-meter butterfly, finishing behind U.S. teammates Mike Bruner and Steve Gregg.[1]

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  1. ^ "Swimming at the 1976 Montréal Summer Games: Men's 200 metres butterfly". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved March 16, 2011. 

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