Full name: Robert Tomlinson "Bob" Wheeler, III
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: January 11, 1952 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: November 2010 in Mountain View, California, United States
Affiliations: Duke Blue Devils, Durham (USA)
Country: United States
Bob Wheeler ran for Duke and made the 1972 Olympic Team by placing third at the Olympic Trials. He later started the Foot Locker stores that sold mostly running shoes and became quite wealthy as a result.
Personal Bests: 880y – 1:48.2 (1971); 1500 – 3:38.8 (1972); Mile – 3:59.2 (1972).
|1972 Summer||20||München||Athletics||Men's 1,500 metres||United States||USA||6 h3 r2/3|
|1972 Summer||20||München||Athletics||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat Three||6||3:40.36|
|1972 Summer||20||München||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Six||3||QU||3:41.34|