Great Olympians

Biographies - GOO


William L. "Bill" Good

B. 1910-05-14, Reamstown, Penn., USA; D. 2007-04-19
Weightlifting
1932 1936 HP
Light-Heavyweight (-82.5  kg) fourth 7th 3000
3000


Ernst Good

B. 1950-01-14, Balm bei Günsberg, Switzerland
Alpine Skiing (1 silver)
1976 HP
Men's Giant Slalom silver 4000
Men's Slalom dnf -14.16
4000


Rita Good

B. 1951-06-04, Balm bei Günsberg, Switzerland
Alpine Skiing
1972 HP
Women's Giant Slalom dnf -4.40
Women's Slalom dnf -4.40
0.00008


Walter L. Good

B. 1908-01-27, Reamstown, Penn., USA; D. 2001-07-08
Weightlifting
1936 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) 14th 24
24


Geoffrey Charles "Geoff" Goodacre

B. 1927-06-18, Blayney, NSW, Australia; D. 2004-06-30
Athletics - Track & Field
1956 HP
Men's 400 metres Hurdles R1:3rd 16.14
16.14


Stephen James Goodall

B. 1956-10-28, represented Australia
Cycling - Track
1976 HP
Men's 1000 m Time Trial 12th 60
Men's Team Pursuit QU:12th 30
90


Sydney Gooday

B. 1887-09-04, London, England, Great Britain, represetned Canada in 1920; D. 1964-07-18
Aquatics - Swimming
1908 1912 1920 HP
200 m Breaststroke R1:3rd R1:5th 6.501
400 m Breaststroke R1:dnf 2.29
8.791

Olympic Competitor nr 3787

represented Great Britain in 1908, Canada in 1920


Henry Russell Goode

B. 1918-06-07, New York, NY, USA; D. 2000-04-30
Hockey
1948 HP
Men's team R1:4th 34
34


Brian Stuart Goodell

B. 1959-04-02, Stockton, Cal., USA
Aquatics - Swimming (2 gold)
1976 HP
Men's 400 m Free-style gold 6400
Men's 1500 m Free-style gold 6400
12800


Carlota Gooden

B. 1936-06-05, Panamá, Panama
Athletics - Track & Field
1960 HP
Women's 100 metres QF:6th 0.364
Women's 4x100 metres Relay R1:4th 82
82.364


Norman William "Bill" Gooderham

B. 1919-05-12, Toronto, Ont., Canada; D. 1979-12-15
Sailing
1948 1952 HP
Two-Person Keelboat (Star) 8th 520
6 metres 7th
520


Frederick Goodfellow

Olympic Competitor nr 4120


Duncan Alexander Goodhew

B. 1957-05-27, London, England, Great Britain
Aquatics - Swimming (1 gold, 1 bronze)
1976 1980 HP
Men's 100 m Breasttroke 7th gold 6800
Men's 200 m Breasttroke sixth 640
Men's 4 x 100 m Medley Relay (fourth) bronze 704
8144


Heather Gooding

B. 1958-03-20, represented Barbados
Athletics - Track & Field
1972 HP
Women's 800 metres R1:37th -3.40
Women's 4x400 m Relay R1:7th 5.2
5.2004


Terence J. "Terry" Gooding

B. 1931-04-15, Cardiff, Wales, Great Britain; D. 2018-10-01
Boxing
1952 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Victor E. Gooding

B. 1949-11-13, represented Barbados
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 HP
Men's 4x400 m Relay R1:13th 6.4
6.4


Paul Goodison

B. 1977-11-29, Sheffield, England, Great Britain
Sailing (1 gold)
2004 2008 2012 HP
One Person Dinghy (Laser) fourth 12600
Men's One Person Dinghy (Laser) gold 7th
12600


Heather Blanche Goodman

B. 1935-03-30, represented Great Britain
Canoeing - Slalom
1972 HP
Women's Kayak Singles 13th 38.4
38.4


John William Goodman

B. 1937-02-14, represented Australia
Athletics - Track & Field (1 silver)
1956 HP
Men's 400 metres R1:4th 0.033
Men's 4x400m Relay (silver) 160
160.033


Mike Goodman

Olympic Competitor nr 7033


Gary Goodner

B. 1950-12-08 in the USA, represented Puerto Rico
Aquatics - Swimming
1968 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle SF:21st 0.64
Men's 200 metres Freestyle R1:35th -2.10
Men's 100 metres Backstroke R1:26th 0.016
Men's 100 metres Butterfly SF:17th 4
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay R1:13th 6.4
Men's 4x200 m Freestyle Relay R1:14th 4
Men's 4x100 m Medley Relay R1:18th 0.64
15.697


Michael Goodner

B. 1953-03-14 in the USA, represented Puerto Rico
Aquatics - Swimming
1968 HP
Men's 100 metres Freestyle R1:48th -5.26
Men's 400 metres Freestyle R1:33rd -2.26
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle Relay R1:13th 6.4
Men's 4x200 m Freestyle Relay R1:14th 4
10.40256256


Judy Kay Goodrich

B. 1939-06-09, Flint, Mich., USA
Fencing
1956 1960 HP
Women's Foil, Individual R1:6th 6.48
Women's Foil, Team R1:3rd 22.75
29.23


Cecil Goodricke

B. 1883-03-20, Durban, Natal Colony, after 1912 South Africa; D. 1944-08-06
Sailing
1932 HP
One-person Dinghy (Snowbird) 11th 96
Two-person Keelboat (Star) 7th 500
596


Alan Goodrope

B. 1951-05-03, represented Australia
Cycling - Road
1976 HP
Men's Road Race dnf -22.24
-22.24


Ernest John "Ernie" Goodsir-Cullen

B. 1912-07-15, Kerala, British India; D. 1993-12
Hockey (1 gold)
1936 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Willie Goodsir-Cullen

B. 1907-03-29, Firozpur, Punjab, India; D. 1994-06-15
Hockey (1 gold)
1928 HP
Men's Team gold 3200
3200


Alfred Goodwin

B. 1902-12-16, Worcester, England, Great Britain; D. 1950-04-29
Modern Pentathlon
1928 HP
Men's Individual 22nd 0.6
0.6


Budd Goodwin

Olympic Competitor nr 2129


Cynthia Annice "Cindy" Goodwin

B. 1952-06-03, Newport News, Virg., USA
Canoeing - Slalom
1972 HP
Women's Kayak Singles 14th 24
24


Gordon Goodwin

B. 1895-12-17, London, England, Great Britain; D. 1984-02
Athletics (2 silver)
1924 HP
Men's 10 km Walk silver 6000
6000


John Goodwin

Olympic Competitor nr 5374


Jon Stuart Goodwin

B. 1943-06-19, from Staffordshire, England, represented Great Britain
Canoeing - Slalom
1972 HP
Men's Canadian Doubles dnf 1.25
1.25


Pauline Mary Joan Goodwin

B. 1946-05-28, represented Great Britain
Canoeing - Slalom & Canoeing - Kayak Sprint
1972 1976 HP
Women's Kayak Singles Slalom 21st 0.96
Women's Kayak Doubles 500 m SF:4th 51
51.96


Harold Goodworth

Olympic Competitor nr 4231


Alain Goosen

B. 1948-01-26, represented France
Diving
1972 1976 HP
Men's Springboard QU:22nd QU:24th 0.56
0.56


Henri Goosen

B. 1926-07-14, represented France
Aquatics - Diving
1952 HP
Men's Springboard 30th 0.01
0.01


Sammy Goosen

B. 1892, represented South Africa
Cycling - Track (1 bronze)
1920 HP
Men's Sprint R1:3rd 0.034
Men's Tandem R1:2nd 717.5
Men's Team Pursuit bronze 1920
2637.534


Colette Goossens

B. 1942-06-02, Roubaix, France, lived in Mouscron, represented Belgium
Aquatics - Swimming
1956 HP
Women's 200 metres Breaststroke QU:5th 150
150


Jean-Maurice Goossens

Olympic Competitor nr 7000


Roger Jean Albert Goossens

B. 1926-12-07, Brussel, Belgium
Hockey
1948 1952 1956 1960 HP
Men's team R1:3rd R1 7th 11th 433
433


Simon Goossens

Olympic Competitor nr 6991


Written 2001-01-25 - last modified 2022-09-21

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