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Wes Wessberg

Full name: Walter Norman "Wes" Wessberg
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: June 27, 1939 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Cycling


Wes Wessberg grew up as an Army brat, living as a child in Japan, England, and Pennsylvania. After high school in Washington, DC, he joined the Air Force, where he became a boxer, trained by Pappy Gault, who coached the 1968 Olympic boxing team. After leaving the Air Force, Wessberg went to junior college in California, where he started cycling. He later attended and graduated from Cal State Northridge, earning a degree in physics. Wessberg settled near Denver, Colorado.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 29 Ciudad de México Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual United States USA AC DNF

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1968 Summer 29 Ciudad de México Cycling United States Final Standings AC DNF
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