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Bill Mettler

Full name: William Roy "Bill" Mettler, Jr.
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: October 15, 1946 in Springfield, Ohio, United States
Affiliations: Yale Bulldogs, New Haven (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Bill Mettler swam at Mesa High School in Arizona and then at Yale. While at Yale he made All-American five times. Mettler swam in the heat of the 4x200 free relay at the Tokyo Olympics. After the Olympics Mettler returned to Arizona, and graduated from Arizona State Law School, passing the Arizona Bar in 1973. He then practiced law for over 40 years in the Phoenix metropolitan area, with significant experience in litigation.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1964 Summer 17 Tokyo Swimming United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 2:02.6 2:02.6 2
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