William Wuycke

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William Wuycke
Medal record
Representing  Venezuela
CAC Junior Championships (U20)
Gold medal – first place 1976 Xalapa 800 m

William Wuycke (born May 21, 1958) is a former Venezuelan 800m runner, who set a personal best of 1:43.54 minutes at a 1986 meeting in Rieti (the race was won by Steve Cram). This result made Wuycke (as of 2005) the third-fastest South American 800m runner of all time. He finished fourth in the 800 metres at the 1987 Pan American Games. He carried the flag for his native country at the opening ceremony at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Venezuela
1976 Central American and Caribbean Junior Championships (U-20) Xalapa, México 1st 800 m 1:53.58 A

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