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Bob Jackson

Full name: Robert Scott "Bob" Jackson
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3.5 (193 cm)
Weight: 190 lbs (86 kg)
Born: March 5, 1957 in Alhambra, California, United States
Affiliations: Camden Swim Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Biography

A backstroker, Bob Jackson competed at the 1975 Pan American Games, winning a silver in the 100 metre backstroke and bronze in the 200 back. He attended the University of Arizona, starting after the Montréal Olympics, where he also played water polo. At both the 1978 World Championships and the 1979 Pan American Games, Jackson won gold medals in the 100 backstroke and the medley relay. Jackson was inducted into the University of Arizona Sports Hall of Fame in 2010.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Swimming Men's 100 metres Backstroke United States USA 6

Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Swimming United States Final 6 57.69
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat One 3 QU 57.65
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Swimming United States Round One Heat Three 1 QU 58.02
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