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Bob Buzzard

Full name: Robert Gregory "Bob" Buzzard
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: December 9, 1942 in Waterloo, Iowa, United States
Affiliations: Mayor Daley Youth Foundation, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Bob Buzzard competed at East Waterloo High School in Iowa, and then at Iowa State University. He was a two-time Big 8 Champion, and won the Midlands Tournament. In 1967 Buzzard was AAU freestyle champion. He made several US teams in both freestyle and Greco-Roman from 1967-72 and competed at the 1972 Olympics in Greco-Roman. Buzzard went into coaching, coaching first in Libertyville, Illinois. He later moved to North Salem, Oregon, coaching the high school and club programs there. He retired as head coach in 2012 but continued to help as an assistant coach.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 29 München Wrestling Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman United States USA AC

Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result RE BP
1972 Summer 29 München Wrestling United States USA Final Standings AC 1972-09-05 Eliminated r2/6 8,0
1972 Summer 29 München Wrestling United States USA Round Two 19T 1972-09-07 8,0
1972 Summer 29 München Wrestling United States USA Round Two Match #5 2 1972-09-07 Hışırlı (TUR) fall (5:32), Buzzard (USA) 4,0
1972 Summer 29 München Wrestling United States USA Round One 16T 1972-09-05 4,0
1972 Summer 29 München Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #6 2 1972-09-05 Ranzi (ITA) fall (7:19), Buzzard (USA) 4,0
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