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William Slater

Full name: William G. M. Slater
Gender: Male
Born: April 18, 1940 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Swimming

Biography

William Slater had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4×220 yards Freestyle Relay (with Kenneth Williams, Cam Grout, and the non-Olympian Peter Bell). Slater also finished fourth in the 1650 yards freestyle and was eliminated in the heats of the 440 yards at the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 16 Melbourne Swimming Men's 400 metres Freestyle Canada CAN 3 h4 r1/2
1956 Summer 16 Melbourne Swimming Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle Canada CAN 5

Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Summer 16 Melbourne Swimming Canada Round One Heat Four 3 4:40.4

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Summer 16 Melbourne Swimming Canada Final 5 18:38.1
1956 Summer 16 Melbourne Swimming Canada Round One Heat One 3 QU 18:51.6
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