Dano Halsall

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Dano Halsall
Medal record
Men's swimming
Representing   Switzerland
World Championships (LC)
Silver medal – second place 1986 Madrid 50 m freestyle

Dano Halsall (born February 16, 1963) is a former freestyle swimmer from Switzerland, who competed in three Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 1984.

Halsall was born in Geneva. His mother is of Swiss origin, and his father was born in Jamaica.

Halsall broke the world record in the 50m Freestyle on July 21, 1985. The next year he won the silver medal in the same event at the 1986 World Aquatics Championships in Madrid, Spain. He retired after the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.

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Preceded by
Robin Leamy
Men's 50 metre freestyle
world record holder (long course)

July 21, 1985 – December 6, 1985
Succeeded by
Tom Jager