US Olympic Sailors

Olympic Medalists - 2016 Rio de Janeiro

Sailing events for the 2016 Olympic Games were held at the Marina da Glória in Rio de Janeiro.

Finn
67px-Finn class wave Caleb PAINE
bronze medal olympic

Bronze




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Olympic Medalists - 2008 Bejing (Qingdao)

Sailing events for the 2008 Olympic Games were held at the Qingdao International Sailing Center.

Finn
67px-Finn class wave Zach RAILEY
silver medal olympic

Silver


Laser Radial
laser-radialboat Anna TUNNICLIFFE

gold medal olympic

Gold



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Olympic Medalists - 2004 Athens

Sailing events for the 2004 Olympic Games were based out of the Agios Kosmas Olympic Sailing Centre.

470 Men
72px-470ClassLogo Paul FOERSTER (helm)
Kevin BURNHAM
gold medal olympic

Gold


Tornado
200px-Tornado catamaran.svg John LOVELL (helm)
Charlie OGLETREE
silver medal olympic

Silver



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Olympic Medalists - 2000 Sydney

Sailing events for the 2000 Olympic Games were based at the Darling Point Cruising Yacht Club of Australia.

49er
49er boat Jonathan MCKEE (helm)
Charlie MCKEE
bronze medal olympic

Bronze


470 Men
72px-470ClassLogo Paul FOERSTER (helm)
Robert MERRICK
silver medal olympic

Silver


470 Women
470boat JJ FETTER (ISLER) (helm)
Pease GLASER
silver medal olympic

Silver


Star
star-boat Mark Reynolds (helm)
Magnus LILJEDAHL
gold medal olympic

Gold



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Olympic Medalists - 1996 Atlanta (Savannah)

Sailing events for the 1996 Olympic Games were held off the coast of Savannah, Georgia.

Europe
EuropeClassLogo Courtenay BECKER-DEY bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Soling
42px-SolingClassLogo Jeff MADRIGALI (helm)
Jim BARTON
Kent MASSEY
bronze medal olympic

Bronze



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Olympic Medalists - 1992 Barcelona

Sailing events for the 1992 Olympic Games were held at Port Olympic in Barcelona.

Europe
Europe class dinghy Julia TROTMAN bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Finn
67px-Finn class wave Brian LEDBETTER silver medal olympic

Silver


Flying Dutchman
flyingdutchmanboat Paul FOERSTER (helm)
Stephen BOURDOW

silver medal olympic

Silver


470 Men
72px-470ClassLogo Morgan REESER (helm)
Kevin BURNHAM
silver medal olympic

Silver


470 Women
470boat JJ FETTER (ISLER) (helm)
Pamela HEALY
bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Lechner A-390 Men
Mike Gebhardt Mike GEBHARDT silver medal olympic

Silver


Soling
42px-SolingClassLogo Kevin MAHANEY (helm)
James BRADY
Douglas KERN
silver medal olympic

Silver


Star
star class logo Mark Reynolds (helm)
Harold HAENEL
gold medal olympic

Gold


Tornado
Tornado class Randy SMYTH (helm)
Keith NOTARY
silver medal olympic

Silver



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Olympic Medalists - 1988 Seoul (Busan)

Sailing events for the 1988 Olympic Games were held in Busan Olympic Harbor.

470 Men
470boat John SHADDEN (helm)
Charles MCKEE
bronze medal olympic

Bronze


470 Women
72px-470ClassLogo Allison JOLLY (helm)
Lynne (JEWELL) SHORE
gold medal olympic

Gold


Lechner A-390
Lechner A-390 Mike GEBHARDT bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Soling
42px-SolingClassLogo John KOSTECKI (helm)
William BAYLIS
Robert BILLINGHAM
silver medal olympic

Silver


Star
star class logo Mark Reynolds (helm)
Harold HAENEL
silver medal olympic

Silver


Tornado
Tornado class Randy SMYTH (helm)
Jay GLASER
silver medal olympic

Silver



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Olympic Medalists - 1984 Los Angeles

Sailing events for the 1984 Olympic Games were held in Los Angeles Harbor.

Finn Class

67px-Finn class wave

John BERTRAND

silver medal olympic

Silver


Flying Dutchman Class

43px-FlyingDutchmanClassLogo
Jonathan MCKEE (helm)
Carl BUCHAN

gold medal olympic

Gold


Men's 470
72px-470ClassLogo Steve BENJAMIN (helm)
Chris STEINFELD

silver medal olympic

Silver


Mens' Windglider
sailboard-windglider Scott STEELE

silver medal olympic

Silver


Soling Class
42px-SolingClassLogo Robbie HAINES (helm)
Ed TREVELYAN
Rod DAVIS

gold medal olympic

Gold


Star Class
star class logo William Eastman BUCHAN (helm)
Steven ERICKSON

gold medal olympic

Gold


Tornado Class
Tornado class Randy SMYTH (helm)
Jay GLASER

silver medal olympic

Silver



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Olympic Medalists - 1976 Montreal (Kingston, Ontario)

Sailing events for the 1976 Olympic Games were held in Portsmouth Olympic Harbour near Kingston, Ontario.

Soling

John KOLIUS (helm)
William GLASGOW
Richard HOEPFNER

silver medal olympic

Silver


Tempest
Dennis CONNER (helm)
Conn FINDLAY

bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Tornado
Tornado class David MCFAULL (helm)
Michael ROTHWELL

silver medal olympic

Silver



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Olympic Medalists - 1972 Munich (Bay of Kiel)

Sailing events for the 1972 Olympic Games were held in the Bay of Kiel,  in the southwestern Baltic Sea.
Dragon
Donald COHAN (helm)
Charles HORTER
John MARSHALL

bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Soling

Harry MELGES (helm)
William BENTSEN
William ALLEN

gold medal olympic

Gold


Tempest
Glen FOSTER (helm)
Peter DEAN

bronze medal olympic

Bronze



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Olympic Medalists - 1968 Mexico City (Acapulco)

Sailing events for the 1968 Olympic Games were held in Acapulco near the Club de Yates de Acapulco.
Dragon
George FRIEDRICHS (helm)
Barton JAHNCKE
Gerald SCHRECK

gold medal olympic

Gold


Star
star-boat

Lowell NORTH (helm)
Peter BARRETT

gold medal olympic

Gold



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Olympic Medalists - 1964 Tokyo (Enoshima)

Sailing events for the 1964 Olympic Games were held in the waters off Enoshima, a small island near Sagami Bay and a local resort area for residents of Tokyo and Yokohama.
5.5 Meter

John J. MCNAMARA (helm)
Francis SCULLY
Joseph BATCHELDER

bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Dragon
Lowell NORTH (helm)
Charles ROGERS
Richard DEAVER

bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Finn
Peter BARRETT

silver medal olympic

Silver


Flying Dutchman
flyingdutchmanboat Harry MELGES (helm)
William BENTSEN

bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Star
star-boat

Richard STEARNS (helm)
Lynn WILLIAMS

silver medal olympic

Silver





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Olympic Medalists - 1960 Rome (Bay of Naples)

Sailing events for the 1960 Olympic Games were held in the Bay of Naples along the southwestern coast of Italy.
5.5 Meter

George D. O'DAY (helm)
James HUNT
David SMITH

gold medal olympic

Gold


Star
star class logo

William PARKS (helm)
Robert HALPERIN

bronze medal olympic

Bronze



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Olympic Medalists - 1956 Melbourne (Port Philip Bay)

Sailing events for the 1956 Olympic Games were held in Port Philip Bay near Melbourne.
Finn

John MARVIN

bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Star

Herbert WILLIAMS (helm)
Lawrence LOW

gold medal olympic

Gold



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Olympic Medalists - 1952 Helsinki (Harmaja & Liuskasaari)

Sailing events for the 1952 Olympic Games were split between Harmaja and Liuskasaari, two islands located south of Helsinki, Finland.
5.5 Metre

Britton CHANCE (helm)
Sumner WHITE
Edgar WHITE
Michael SCHOETTLE

gold medal olympic

Gold


6 Meter

Herman WHITON (helm)
Eric RIDDER
Julian ROOSEVELT
John MORGAN
Everard ENDT
Emelyn WHITON

gold medal olympic

Gold


Star

John PRICE (helm)
John REID

silver medal olympic

Silver

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Olympic Medalists - 1948 London (Torbay)

Sailing events for the 1948 Olympic Games were held in Torbay, on England's south coast.
6 Metre

Herman WHITON (helm)
Alfred LOOMIS
James WEEKES
James SMITH
Michael MOONEY

gold medal olympic

Gold


Firefly
Firefly class

Ralph EVANS

silver medal_olympic

Silver


Swallow
Swallow Class

Owen TORREY (helm)
Lockwood PIRIE

bronze medal olympic

Bronze


Star
star-boat Hilary SMART (helm)
Paul SMART

gold medal olympic

Gold

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Olympic Medalists - 1932 Los Angeles (Los Angeles Harbor)

Sailing events for the 1932 Olympic Games were held in Los Angeles Harbor, also called the Port of Los Angeles.
6 Metre Class

Frederic CONANT (helm)
Robert CARLSON
Temple ASHBROOK
Charles SMITH
Donald DOUGLAS
Emmett DAVIS

silver medal olympic

Silver


8 Metre Class
8-meter sailboat

Owen CHURCHILL (helm)
John BIBY
William COOPER
Carl DORSEY
Robert SUTTON
Pierpont DAVIS
Alan MORGAN
Alphonse BURNAND
Thomas WEBSTER
John HUETTNER
Richard MOORE
Kenneth CAREY

gold medal olympic

Gold


Star Class

Gilbert GRAY (helm)
Andrew LIBANO

gold medal olympic

Gold

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Olympic Medalists - 1900 Paris (Le Havre & Meulan-en-Yvelines)

Sailing event for the 1900 Olympic Games were split between Le Havre on the English Channel in the Normadie region of France, and Meulan-en-Yvelines, a municipality in north-central France.
3 - 10 Ton


H. MACHENRY

bronze medal olympic

Bronze


20+ Ton
Sailing1900

Harry VAN BERGEN

bronze medal olympic

Bronze

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Sailing events for the 2016 Olympic Games were held at the Marina da Glória in Rio de Janeiro.

Finn
67px-Finn class wave Caleb PAINE
bronze medal olympic

Bronze




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