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Wendy Weinberg

Full name: Wendy Weinberg (-Farber, -Weil)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 126 lbs (57 kg)
Born: June 27, 1958 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Affiliations: Homewood Aquatics Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

The University of Virginia’s Wendy Weinberg’s first international success came at the 1973 Maccabiah Games, where she won four gold and three silver medals. She then won the 800m free at the 1975 Pan-American Games before placing second to Shirley Babashoff in the same event at the 1976 Olympic Trials. At the Olympics she again finished behind Babashoff, but with the East German, Petra Thumer, beating both Americans, Weinberg took the bronze.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 18 Montréal Swimming Women's 800 metres Freestyle United States USA 3 Bronze

Women's 800 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1976 Summer 18 Montréal Swimming United States Final 3 8:42.60
1976 Summer 18 Montréal Swimming United States Round One Heat Two 3 QU 8:49.78
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