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Paul Hait

Full name: Paul William Hait
Gender: Male
Height: 6'4" (194 cm)
Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)
Born: May 25, 1940 in Pasadena, California, United States
Affiliations: Santa Clara Swim Club, Santa Clara (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Paul Hait was a finalist in the 200m breaststroke at the 1960 Olympics, in addition to his performance on the relay team that won and set world records in both the heats and finals. Hait swam for the Santa Clara SC. Hait was the son-in-law of Charles Keating, Jr., NCAA swimming champion in 1946; better known for involvement in 1990s savings and loan scandals, for which he was convicted and served 4 years in prison, although the conviction was later overturned.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming Men's 200 metres Breaststroke United States USA 8
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR

Men's 200 metres Breaststroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming United States Final 8 2:41.4
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 QU 2:39.6
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming United States Round One Heat Five 1 QU 2:40.8

Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming United States USA Final 1 WR 4:05.4 1:10.5 2:12.5
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming United States USA Round One Heat Three 1 QU/OR 4:08.2 1:11.2 2:13.9