Steve Benjamin (sailor)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Steve Benjamin
Personal information
Full nameStephen DeLancey Benjamin
BornSeptember 29, 1955 (1955-09-29) (age 63)
Glen Cove, New York, U.S.

Stephen DeLancey "Steve" Benjamin (born September 29, 1955 in Glen Cove, New York) is an American competitive sailor and Olympic silver medalist.

Career[edit]

He was College Sailor of the Year in 1978. At the 1984 Summer Olympics, Benjamin finished in 2nd place in the 470 class Mixed Two-Person Dinghy along with his partner Chris Steinfeld.

Steve was named US Sailing’s 2015 Yachtsman of the Year

References[edit]

  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Steve Benjamin". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2010-06-09.