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Steve Timmons

Full name: Steven Dennis "Steve" Timmons
Gender: Male
Height: 6'5" (195 cm)
Weight: 205 lbs (93 kg)
Born: November 29, 1958 in Newport Beach, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Volleyball

Medals: 2 Gold, 1 Bronze (3 Total)

Biography

With three Olympic medals, two of them gold, Steve Timmons shares the record for Olympic volleyball medals won by a man. Timmons led the U.S. to Olympic gold medals in both 1984 and 1988, being named most valuable player of the 1984 Olympic team. Between Olympics, he helped the U.S. win the 1986 World Championship and the 1985 World Cup. Timmons left the national team in 1989 to play professional volleyball for Il Messaggero in Rome. Timmons and Karch Kiraly led Il Messaggero to the 1991 World Club Championship. He then returned to the national team to help the U.S. win a bronze medal at the 1992 Olympics. Timmons owns a beach sportswear company, and was briefly married to the former Jeanne Buss, the daughter of the owner of the Los Angeles Lakers.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 25 Los Angeles Volleyball Men's Volleyball United States USA 1 Gold
1988 Summer 29 Seoul Volleyball Men's Volleyball United States USA 1 Gold
1992 Summer 33 Barcelona Volleyball Men's Volleyball United States USA 3 Bronze

Men's Volleyball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW IP
1984 Summer 25 Los Angeles Volleyball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1984-08-11 USA 3, BRA 0 3
1984 Summer 25 Los Angeles Volleyball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1984-08-08 USA 3, CAN 0 3
1984 Summer 25 Los Angeles Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #2 1 1984-07-29 USA 3, ARG 1 3
1984 Summer 25 Los Angeles Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #4 1 1984-07-31 USA 3, TUN 0 3
1984 Summer 25 Los Angeles Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #6 1 1984-08-02 USA 3, KOR 0 3
1984 Summer 25 Los Angeles Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #10 2 1984-08-06 BRA 3, USA 0 0
1988 Summer 29 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1988-10-02 USA 3, URS 1 3 15
1988 Summer 29 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1988-09-30 USA 3, BRA 0 3 8
1988 Summer 29 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #2 1 1988-09-17 USA 3, JPN 0 3 9
1988 Summer 29 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #4 1 1988-09-19 USA 3, NED 1 3 21
1988 Summer 29 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #7 1 1988-09-22 USA 3, ARG 2 3 16
1988 Summer 29 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #10 1 1988-09-24 USA 3, FRA 0 3 11
1988 Summer 29 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #14 1 1988-09-26 USA 3, TUN 0 3 9
1992 Summer 33 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Final Round Match 3/4 1 1992-08-09 USA 3, CUB 1 3
1992 Summer 33 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1992-08-07 BRA 3, USA 1 1
1992 Summer 33 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #2 1 1992-08-05 USA 3, EUN 1 3
1992 Summer 33 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #1 2 1992-07-26 JPN 3, USA 1 1
1992 Summer 33 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #4 1 1992-07-28 USA 3, CAN 2 3
1992 Summer 33 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #9 1 1992-07-30 USA 3, ESP 2 3
1992 Summer 33 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #12 1 1992-08-01 USA 3, FRA 0 3
1992 Summer 33 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #15 1 1992-08-03 USA 3, ITA 1 3