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Bill Allen

Full name: William Charles "Bill" Allen
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: December 20, 1947 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Affiliations: Lake Geneva Yacht Club, Lake Geneva (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Bill Allen was originally an alternate on the 1972 Olympic team, but at the Games he was chosen to join Bill Bentsen as crew for Buddy Melges and between them they won the Olympic Soling class by a handsome margin. Allen won a national title in the 1970 E Scow class and was 1972 National Champion in the Finn class. He graduated from Colorado College in 1971 with a degree in business administration.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 24 München Sailing Mixed Three Person Keelboat United States USA 1 Gold

Mixed Three Person Keelboat

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date NP TP PTS T
1972 Summer 24 München Sailing United States USA Final Standings 1972-08-29 8.7 16.7
1972 Summer 24 München Sailing United States USA Race One 1972-08-29 .0 3-11:12
1972 Summer 24 München Sailing United States USA Race Two 1972-08-30 3.0
1972 Summer 24 München Sailing United States USA Race Three 1972-08-31 5.7 2-17:15
1972 Summer 24 München Sailing United States USA Race Four 1972-09-01 8.0 2-02:35
1972 Summer 24 München Sailing United States USA Race Five 1972-09-04 .0 2-08:48
1972 Summer 24 München Sailing United States USA Race Six 1972-09-08 .0 2-30:03