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William Weigle

Full name: William Franklin Weigle
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: May 25, 1940 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: University of Michigan
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics


William Weigle also competed at the 1973 World Cup in walking, finishing 24th in the 50 km. He only started race walking in early 1971.

Weigle graduated from Dickinson College in 1962 with a degree in chemistry. He was nominated to Phi Beta Kappa and was ranked #1 in his class. Weigle attended graduate school at the University of Michigan earning a Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences in 1973. He later worked as an ecologist.

Personal Best: 50kmW – 4-20:10 (1972).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 32 München Athletics Men's 50 kilometres Walk United States USA 17

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1972 Summer 32 München Athletics United States Final Standings 17 4-22:52.2
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