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William Horton, Jr.

Full name: Rufus William Landon Horton, Jr.
Gender: Male
Born: May 25, 1939 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Sailing

Related Olympians: Brother of Joyce Horton; Son of Bill Horton, Sr..

Biography

William Horton, Jr. sailed as a crew member in the Dragon class aboard Skidoo at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. Horton attended the University of Utah, graduating in 1956. Horton sailed alongside his father, [Bill Horton, Sr.] and sister [Joyce Horton], at the 1952 Olympics. William Horton, Jr. attended Southern Cal.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 13 Helsinki Sailing Mixed Three Person Keelboat Skidoo USA 11

Mixed Three Person Keelboat

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1952 Summer 13 Helsinki Sailing Skidoo USA Final Standings 1952-07-20 2,170
1952 Summer 13 Helsinki Sailing Skidoo USA Race One 1952-07-20 101 2-56:18
1952 Summer 13 Helsinki Sailing Skidoo USA Race Two 1952-07-21 553 3-35:13
1952 Summer 13 Helsinki Sailing Skidoo USA Race Three 1952-07-22 331 2-46:31
1952 Summer 13 Helsinki Sailing Skidoo USA Race Four 1952-07-23 155 3-22:28
1952 Summer 13 Helsinki Sailing Skidoo USA Race Five 1952-07-26 217 3-06:53
1952 Summer 13 Helsinki Sailing Skidoo USA Race Six 1952-07-27 486 3-01:44
1952 Summer 13 Helsinki Sailing Skidoo USA Race Seven 1952-07-28 428 3-58:58
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