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Terry White

Full name: Carl Terence "Terry" White
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: October 15, 1955 in Peru, Vermont, United States
Affiliations: Middlebury College Panthers, Middlebury (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Biography

Terry White attended the Holderness School in New Hampshire, where he competed in soccer (football), skiing, and lacrosse. He was on the ski team at Middlebury College from 1975-77, where he earned his degree in economic geography. White competed in flatwater kayaking at the 1984 and 1988 Olympics, just missing a medal in K2-1,000 when he finished fourth with [Terry Kent]. White won a gold medal at the 1987 Pan American Games in the K4 event. He placed second in a Survival of the Fittest contest on NBC’s Sportsworld. While competing in the Olympics, White worked as a land surveyor and coached skiing at the Bromley Outing Club in Peru, Vermont.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 500 metres United States USA 4 h1 r3/4
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres United States USA 4
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 500 metres United States USA 8
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres United States USA 5 h1 r3/4

Men's Kayak Singles, 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 2.5cT 2.5cR 2.5-5cT 2.5-5cR
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing United States Semi-Finals Heat One 4 1:50.00 54.46 5 55.54 1
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing United States Repêchage Heat One 1 Q 1:50.89 54.61 2 56.28 1
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing United States Round One Heat One 6 2:04.12 57.39 5 1:06.73 6

Men's Kayak Doubles, 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing United States USA Terry Kent Final Round 1988-09-30
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing United States USA Terry Kent Semi-Finals Heat Two 1988-09-28
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing United States USA Terry Kent Round One Heat Three 1988-09-26

Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing United States USA Terry Kent Final Round 1984-08-11
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing United States USA Terry Kent Semi-Finals Heat Three 1984-08-09
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Canoeing United States USA Terry Kent Round One Heat One 1984-08-07

Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing United States USA Semi-Finals Heat One 1988-09-29
1988 Summer 32 Seoul Canoeing United States USA Round One Heat Two 1988-09-27
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