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Mike Rothwell

Full name: Michael Jon "Mike" Rothwell
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: June 30, 1953 in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, United States
Affiliations: Waikiki Yacht Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Mike Rothwell crewed for [Dave McFaull] aboard “Zomby Woof” at the 1976 Olympics. The two raced out of the Waikiki Yacht Club, and were the first ever Olympic sailing medalists from Hawai’i. Rothwell was a fifth-generation Hawaian, as his great grandfather settled on the islands after being a harpooner on a whaling ship. In 1974, Rothwell finished third in the Tornado class at the World Championships. Rothwell owened Trailwinds Freights Service in the 1980s and was a past commodore of the Waikiki Yacht Club.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Sailing Mixed Multihull United States USA 2 Silver

Mixed Multihull

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date NP TP PTS T
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Sailing United States USA Final Standings 1976-07-19 36.0 52.0
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Sailing United States USA Race One 1976-07-19 14.0 2-10:36
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Sailing United States USA Race Two 1976-07-20 16.0 2-02:14
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Sailing United States USA Race Three 1976-07-21 .0 2-43:25
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Sailing United States USA Race Four 1976-07-22 8.0 3-26:38
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Sailing United States USA Race Five 1976-07-26 3.0 1-48:18
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Sailing United States USA Race Six 1976-07-27 3.0 1-54:22
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Sailing United States USA Race Seven 1976-07-28 8.0 3-56:03
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