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Fred Schmidt

Full name: Frederick Weber "Fred" Schmidt
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: October 23, 1943 in Evanston, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Indiana Hoosiers, Bloomington (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Fred Schmidt set the only individual world record of his career when he won the AAU outdoor 100m butterfly in 1961. This was to be the only AAU outdoor title of his career, although he was twice a winner at the indoor championships, and he won three NCAA titles for Indiana University Schmidt claimed a share in a second world record at the Tokyo Olympics when the U.S. became the first team to beat four minutes for the 400m medley relay

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Swimming Men's 200 metres Butterfly United States USA 3 Bronze
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Swimming Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR

Men's 200 metres Butterfly

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Swimming United States Final 3 2:09.3
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat One 2 QU 2:11.5
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Swimming United States Round One Heat Five 2 QU 2:13.3

Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1964 Summer 20 Tokyo Swimming United States USA Final 1 WR 3:58.4 56.8 3:06.0