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Ross Wales

Full name: Ross Elliott Wales
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: October 17, 1947 in Youngstown, Ohio, United States
Affiliations: Princeton Aquatic Association
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

1966 when he took the AAU indoor championship. In 1967 he won a silver medal at the Pan-American Games and was the NCAA champion. Wales retired from competition after the 1968 Olympics, enrolling in law school at the University of Virginia. He was called to action in Vietnam, however, but later returned to complete his law studies at the Charlottesville campus. He became a lawyer in Cincinnati and was later president of the U.S. Swimming Federation.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming Men's 100 metres Butterfly United States USA 3 Bronze

Men's 100 metres Butterfly

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Final 3 57.2
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat Three 2 QU 58.2
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Round One Heat Three 1 QU 58.7
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