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Ted Conant

Full name: Frederic Warren "Ted" Conant
Gender: Male
Born: February 8, 1892 in Santa Barbara, California, United States
Died: March 24, 1974 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: Los Angeles YC, Los Angeles (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Ted Conant, who was from New Orleans, was the skipper of the yacht, Gallant which finished second to the Swedish boat in all six races of the 6m class at the 1932 Olympics. Conant’s career was with the McDonnell-Douglas Corp. He eventually rose to be senior vice president and vice chairman of that company and during World War II he was responsible for the almost immediate build-up that enabled McDonnell-Douglas to produce 30,000 aircraft for the war effort.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 40 Los Angeles Sailing Mixed 6 metres Gallant USA 2 Silver

Mixed 6 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1932 Summer 40 Los Angeles Sailing Gallant USA Final Standings 1932-08-05 12
1932 Summer 40 Los Angeles Sailing Gallant USA Race One 1932-08-05 2 2-15:17
1932 Summer 40 Los Angeles Sailing Gallant USA Race Two 1932-08-06 2 2-06:58
1932 Summer 40 Los Angeles Sailing Gallant USA Race Three 1932-08-07 2 1-36:31
1932 Summer 40 Los Angeles Sailing Gallant USA Race Four 1932-08-08 2 2-29:26
1932 Summer 40 Los Angeles Sailing Gallant USA Race Five 1932-08-09 2 2-34:53
1932 Summer 40 Los Angeles Sailing Gallant USA Race Six 1932-08-09 2 2-36:57
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