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Bill Tavares

Full name: William S. "Bill" Tavares
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: April 16, 1963 in [unknown], Guam, Guam
Country: USA United States
Sport: Luge

Related Olympians: Husband of Laura Tavares.

Biography

Bill Tavares competed in doubles for the US at the 1992 Winter Olympics, alongside [Wendell Suckow]. At the time Tavares was a second lieutenant in the National Guard. He later became career military and in May 1999 became the coach of the US Olympic women’s bobsled team. Tavares was married to [Laura Tavares], who competed in biathlon at the 1994 Winter Olympics.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Winter 28 Albertville Luge Mixed (Men)'s Doubles United States-1 USA 9

Mixed (Men)'s Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank
1992 Winter 28 Albertville Luge United States-1 USA Wendel Suckow Final Standings 9
1992 Winter 28 Albertville Luge United States-1 USA Wendel Suckow Run 1 9
1992 Winter 28 Albertville Luge United States-1 USA Wendel Suckow Run 2 7
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