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Robert Hooper

Full name: Robert Percy Hooper
Gender: Male
Born: September 11, 1918 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Swimming

Biography

Robert Hooper had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1934 British Empire Games 4×200 yards Freestyle Relay (with George Larson, Robert Pirie, and the non-Olympian George Burleigh), 2nd in the 1938 British Empire Games 4×220 yards Freestyle Relay (with Robert Pirie and the non-Olympians George Burleigh and Gordon Devlin). Hooper also finished fifth in the 1934 British Empire Games 1500 yards Freestyle, seventh in the 1938 British Empire Games 1650 yards Freestyle, and competed in the 1938 British Empire Games 440 yards Freestyle.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 17 Berlin Swimming Men's 400 metres Freestyle Canada CAN 6 h1 r1/3
1936 Summer 17 Berlin Swimming Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle Canada CAN 4 h2 r1/3
1936 Summer 17 Berlin Swimming Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay Canada CAN 7

Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1936 Summer 17 Berlin Swimming Canada Round One Heat One 6 5:17.2

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1936 Summer 17 Berlin Swimming Canada Round One Heat Two 4 21:47.4

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1936 Summer 17 Berlin Swimming Canada CAN Final 7 9:27.5
1936 Summer 17 Berlin Swimming Canada CAN Round One Heat One 2 QU 9:40.0