Bob Schoutsen

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Bob Schoutsen
Bob Schoutsen 1971.jpg
Schoutsen in 1971
Personal information
Born 19 July 1951 (1951-07-19) (age 66)
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 77 kg (170 lb)
Sport Swimming
Club De Dolfijn, Amsterdam

Bob Schoutsen (born 19 July 1951) is a retired backstroke swimmer from the Netherlands, who competed for his native country at the 1968 and 1972 Summer Olympics. His best individual result was sixth place in the 100 m backstroke (1:01.8) in 1968.[1] He won a bronze medal in the same event at the 1970 European Aquatics Championships.[2]


  1. ^ Bob Schoutsen.
Start of 100 m backstroke at the 1969 Dutch championships. From bottom: Peter Schillemans, Bob Schoutsen, Wout Schouten and Jan Evert Veer