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Greg Barton

Full name: Gregory Mark "Greg" Barton
Nickname(s): Buck
Gender: Male
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: December 2, 1959 in Jackson, Michigan, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Related Olympians: Brother of Bruce Barton.

Medals: 2 Gold, 2 Bronze (4 Total)

Biography

Greg Barton had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1985 K1 10000 m, 1st 1987 K1 1000 m, 1st 1987 K1 10000 m, 1st 1991 K1 10000 m, 2nd 1990 K1 10000 m, 3rd 1991 K1 1000 m.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres United States USA 3 Bronze
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres United States USA 1 Gold
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres United States USA 1 Gold
1992 Summer 32 Barcelona Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres United States USA 3 Bronze
1992 Summer 32 Barcelona Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres United States USA 4

Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Canoeing United States Final Round 3 3:47.38
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Canoeing United States Semi-Finals Heat One 2 QU 3:54.18
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Canoeing United States Round One Heat Three 2 QU 3:52.08
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Canoeing United States Final Round 1 3:55.27
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Canoeing United States Semi-Finals Heat One 1 QU/OB 3:40.96
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Canoeing United States Round One Heat One 1 QU/OB 3:42.26
1992 Summer 32 Barcelona Canoeing United States Final Round 3 3:37.93
1992 Summer 32 Barcelona Canoeing United States Semi-Finals Heat One 1 QU 3:36.34
1992 Summer 32 Barcelona Canoeing United States Repêchage Heat One 1 QU/OB 3:32.34
1992 Summer 32 Barcelona Canoeing United States Round One Heat Four 3 3:36.59

Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date T
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Canoeing United States USA Norman Bellingham Final Round 1988-10-01 3:32.42
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Canoeing United States USA Norman Bellingham Semi-Finals Heat Three 1988-09-29 3:25.36
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Canoeing United States USA Norman Bellingham Round One Heat Two 1988-09-27 3:20.50
1992 Summer 32 Barcelona Canoeing United States USA Norman Bellingham Final Round 1992-08-08 3:19.26
1992 Summer 32 Barcelona Canoeing United States USA Norman Bellingham Semi-Finals Heat Two 1992-08-06 3:17.93
1992 Summer 32 Barcelona Canoeing United States USA Norman Bellingham Round One Heat Four 1992-08-04 3:15.74