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Cathy Hearn

Full name: Catherine Ann "Cathy" Hearn (-Haller, -Roethenmund)
Gender: Female
Born: June 1, 1958
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Related Olympians: Wife (divorced) of Lecky Haller; Sister of Davey Hearn; Sister-in-law of Mathias Röthenmund.

Biography

Cathy Hearn competed at the 1992 and 1996 Olympics in K-1 slalom. She spent 27 years on the US national team, winning 10 World Championship medals. Hearn won two World golds in 1979 in K-1 and K-1 team. She also won three silvers and five bronzes at the Worlds between 1977-97. Hearn later became a kayaking coach, serving as technical director and Olympic coach for the Italian national team in 2003-04. She also coached for USA Canoe/Kayak starting in 2005.

Hearn was the sister of [David Hearn], who competed at the 1992, 1996, and 2000 Olympics in whitewater events. She was briefly married to [Lecky Haller], another Olympic whitewater paddler. Her second marriage to Heinz Röthenmund made her sister-in-law to [Matthias Röthenmund], who competed for Switzerland at the Olympics in whitewater kayak. Cathy Hearn is a member of the International Whitewater Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing Women's Kayak Singles, Slalom United States USA 9
1996 Summer 38 Atlanta Canoeing Women's Kayak Singles, Slalom United States USA 7

Women's Kayak Singles, Slalom

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank TT T PS
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing United States Final Standings 9 139.51
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing United States Final Standings Run One 16 151.99 2:31.99 0
1992 Summer 34 Barcelona Canoeing United States Final Standings Run Two 7 139.51 2:14.51 5
1996 Summer 38 Atlanta Canoeing United States Final Standings 7 173.03
1996 Summer 38 Atlanta Canoeing United States Final Standings Run One 3 173.03 2:53.03 0
1996 Summer 38 Atlanta Canoeing United States Final Standings Run Two 20 229.93 2:49.93 60
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