Robert Earl BENNETT

United States of America USA

Swimming

  • Olympic Medals
    2 G
    2 B
  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Rome 1960
  • Year of Birth
    1943
Olympic Results

Biography

Robert Earl BENNETT

Bob Bennett took the NCAA 100y backstroke title for Southern Cal in 1963 and 1964, and was the AAU indoor champion in 1964. In 1961, he set a world record for the 100m backstroke. In addition to his individual Olympic events, he swam in the heats of the medley relay at both Rome and Tokyo, and in 1960 was a member of the relay team which set a world record in the heats before a completely different U.S. foursome bettered the record in the final.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Tokyo 1964

B
200 metres Backstroke
200 metres Backstroke Swimming
G
4 x 100 metres Medley Relay
4 x 100 metres Medley Relay Swimming
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Rome 1960

B
100 metres Backstroke
100 metres Backstroke Swimming
G
4 x 100 metres Medley Relay
4 x 100 metres Medley Relay Swimming