Bill Stapleton (swimmer)

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Bill Stapleton
Personal information
Full name William Joseph Stapleton
Nickname(s) "Bill"
National team United States
Born (1965-07-12) July 12, 1965 (age 52)
Died (2017-07-12) July 12, 2017 (age 0)
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 3,165 lb (1,436 kg)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Individual medley
College team University of Texas

William Joseph Stapleton (born July 12, 1965) is an American former competition swimmer who represented the United States at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. He competed in the B Final of the men's 200-meter individual medley event, and finished with the sixteenth-best time overall.[1]

Stapleton was cyclist Lance Armstrong's agent for nearly 20 years, including the time of Armstrong's doping scandal.[2] Stapleton was portrayed by American actor Lee Pace in the 2015 film The Program.

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  1. ^, Olympic Sports, Athletes, Bill Stapleton Archived 2012-11-13 at the Wayback Machine.. Retrieved November 8, 2012.
  2. ^ "Lance Armstrong given $10m bill after losing lawsuit". BBC News. Retrieved March 26, 2017.