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William Gates

Full name: William Jeremiah Gates
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: November 30, 1947 in Beverly, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: NYAC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Biography

William Gates competed for the New York AC, but in 1968 was in the US Army, stationed at Fort Totten in Queens, New York. He attended school at Northeastern University. Gates was US Champion in C-1 1,000 metres and the C-2 10K in 1968. He placed second in the 1968 North American Championships in C-2 10K. Gates raced with [Malcolm Hickox] in C-2 at the Olympics. Gates later worked in Belgrade, Maine as a plant engineer with Philips Elmet Corporation.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Canoeing Men's Canadian Doubles, 1,000 metres United States USA 6 h1 r2/3

Men's Canadian Doubles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Canoeing United States USA Malcolm Hickox Repêchage 1968-10-24
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Canoeing United States USA Malcolm Hickox Round One Heat One 1968-10-22
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