|Full name||Lowell Orton North|
|Born||December 2, 1929|
Springfield, Missouri, U.S.
|Died||June 2, 2019 (aged 89)|
San Diego, California, U.S.
Lowell Orton North (December 2, 1929 – June 2, 2019) was an American sailor and Olympic Gold Medalist. He competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, where he received a gold medal in the Star class with the boat North Star, together with Peter Barrett.
North retired in 1984. In 2011, he was inducted into the National Sailing Hall of Fame.
- Wilson, Bernie. "Pioneering sailmaker Lowell North dies at 89". Washington Post. Retrieved June 4, 2019.
- "1968 Summer Olympics – Mexico City, Mexico – Sailing" Archived 2008-09-29 at the Wayback Machine databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 18, 2008)
- "Star Class - History" (PDF). starclass.org. Retrieved June 5, 2019.
- "North, Lowell - 2011 Hall of Fame". www.nshof.org. Retrieved June 5, 2019.
- "1964 Summer Olympics – Tokyo, Japan – Sailing" Archived 2007-02-21 at the Wayback Machine databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 18, 2008)
- "Lowell North Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved June 5, 2019.
- North Sails website
- Sailing World
- National Sailing Hall of Fame
- Lowell North at International Olympic Committee
- Lowell North at Olympic Channel
- Lowell North at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com
- Lowell North at World Sailing
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