Mark Bethwaite

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Francis Mark Bethwaite AM[1] (born 20 March 1948) is an Australian sailor. He competed for Australia at two Olympic Games, 1972 and 1976, in the Flying Dutchman class.[2]

He is the son of pilot, yachtsman, yacht designer and meteorologist Frank Bethwaite and the brother of fellow dual Olympian Nicky Bethwaite.[3]

A civil engineer, he has served on the boards of many Australian companies.[4]


  1. ^ "Members (AM) in the general division of the Order of Australia" (PDF). p. 27.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Mark Bethwaite". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC.
  3. ^ "Magnificent man in a flying machine – or a yacht". 26 June 2012.
  4. ^ "Executive Profile".

External links[edit]

  • Profile at the Australian Olympic Committee