Dave Wilson (swimmer)
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|Full name||David Dennis Wilson|
|National team||United States|
October 5, 1960 |
|Height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight||187 lb (85 kg)|
|Club||Cincinnati Marlins 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 4×100-meter medley relay. He also won a silver medal by finishing second in the final of the men's 100-meter backstroke event.
David set the national high school backstroke record his junior year at Anderson High School in Cincinnati; set the national high school record his senior year (erasing the high school mark set earlier by Mark Spitz) and re-set his national high school backstroke record.
- "Dave Wilson biography and Olympic results". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved September 17, 2012.
- Dave Wilson – Olympic athlete profile at Sports-Reference.com
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