Kevin Burnham

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Kevin Burnham
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Full name Kevin Lobdell Burnham
Born December 21, 1956 (1956-12-21) (age 60)
Hollis, Queens, New York, U.S.

Kevin Lobdell Burnham (born December 21, 1956 in Hollis, Queens, New York) is an American two-time Olympic medalist in the sport of sailing. He won the silver medal in 1992 with Morgan Reeser in the 470 class.

Having competed in every Olympic Trials since 1984, Burnham never gave up on his dream of winning a gold medal. In the 2004 Olympics his dream came true and he won the gold medal with Paul Foerster in the 470 class. Kevin was the oldest gold medalist at the 2004 Olympics Games in Athens, Greece. He is now a sailing coach for various international teams and, since September of 2015, he is the Head International 420 Coach for LIMA, The Long Island Mid Atlantic Sailing Team.

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