Thomas Fahrner

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Thomas Fahrner
Personal information
Full nameThomas Fahrner
NationalityWest German
Born (1963-02-07) 7 February 1963 (age 56)
Ludwigshafen, Rheinland-Pfalz
Height1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight80 kg (176 lb)
ClubEOSC Offenbach

Thomas Fahrner (born 7 February 1963 in Ludwigshafen, Rhineland-Palatinate) is a former freestyle swimmer from Germany. At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles Fahrner earned two medals bronze in the 200 m freestyle and silver in 4×200 m freestyle relay. He also set an Olympic record for the 400 m freestyle (3:50.91) in the B final. Four years later at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul he earned another medal this time a bronze medal in the 4×200 m freestyle relay.

Fahrner attended the University of Southern California.[1]

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  1. ^ USC OLYMPIANS: 1904-2008, USC Trojans Athletic Department. Retrieved 27 August 2008.
* Thomas Fahrner at Olympics at