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Lecky Haller

Full name: Jacob Alexander "Lecky" Haller
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: August 2, 1957 in Glencoe, Maryland, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Related Olympians: Husband (divorced) of Cathy Hearn; Brother-in-law of Davey Hearn.

Biography

Lecky Haller was a whitewater canoeist who competed in C-2 slalom at the 1992 and 2000 Olympics. He competed from the early 1980s to the early 2000s. In 1988 Haller and his partner, [Jamie McEwan], won the inaugural overall World Cup in C-2 slalom, and won nine medals at the World Cup during his career. Haller won four medals at the World Championships, with a C-2 gold in 1983, silvers in C-2 and C-2 team in 1987, and a bronze in C-2 team in 1985. During his career he won 15 US titles.

Haller attended Washington College, where he played lacrosse. He was an honorable mention All-American in 1979 and made first-team All-American in 1980. Haller later became a middle school teacher in Asheville, North Carolina.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing Men's Canadian Doubles, Slalom United States-2 USA 4
2000 Summer 43 Sydney Canoeing Men's Canadian Doubles, Slalom United States USA 12

Men's Canadian Doubles, Slalom

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing United States-2 USA Jamie McEwan Final Standings 1992-08-02
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing United States-2 USA Jamie McEwan Final Standings Run One 1992-08-02
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing United States-2 USA Jamie McEwan Final Standings Run Two 1992-08-02
2000 Summer 43 Sydney Canoeing United States USA Matt Taylor Qualifying 2000-09-19
2000 Summer 43 Sydney Canoeing United States USA Matt Taylor Qualifying Run One 2000-09-19
2000 Summer 43 Sydney Canoeing United States USA Matt Taylor Qualifying Run Two 2000-09-19
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