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Mark Hamilton

Full name: Mark David Hamilton
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2.5 (190 cm)
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: February 6, 1958 in Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Biography

Mark Hamilton raced kayak fours at both the 1992 and 1996 Olympics, making the final in 1992. He actually started out as a whitewater canoeist but switched to flatwater after 10 years of racing slalom. His greatest meet ever was the 1989 US Nationals, where he won golds in the K-1 10K, K-4 500, and K-4 1,000, adding a silver medal in the K-1 500. Hamilton won a silver medal in K-2 500 at the 1991 Pan American Games. He worked for a time as an administrative analyst for public relations and marketing for the City of Orange, California.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres United States USA 9
1996 Summer 38 Atlanta Canoeing Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres United States USA 6 h1 r2/3

Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing United States USA Final Round 1992-08-08
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing United States USA Semi-Finals Heat One 1992-08-06
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing United States USA Round One Heat Three 1992-08-04
1996 Summer 38 Atlanta Canoeing United States USA Semi-Finals Heat One 1996-08-01
1996 Summer 38 Atlanta Canoeing United States USA Round One Heat One 1996-07-30
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