Great Olympians

Biographies - HOO


Hoo Cha-Pen

represented the Republic of China (Chinese Taipei); D. 2004-04-17
Basketball
1956 HP
Men's Team 11th 32
32


Hoo Kam Chiu

B. 1910-05-07, represented Hong Kong
Shooting
1964 HP
Men's Free Pistol 43rd -4.38
0.0000384


Henny Hoobin

Olympic Competitor nr 4785


John Patrick "Jack" Hoobin

B. 1927-06-23, London, Great Britain, represented Australia; D. 2000-06-10
Cycling - Road & Cycling - Track
1948 HP
Men's Road Race, Individual 7th 500
Men's Road Race, Team dnf 0.025
Men's Team Pursuit QF 430.5
930.525


(Madie) Jill (Lucienne) Hood-Linzee

B. 1928-10-18, London, England, Great Britain; D. 2007-06-17
Figure Skating
1948 HP
Women's Singles 19th 2.4
2.4


L. Hood

Olympic Competitor nr 1683


Otto Hooff

Olympic Competitor nr 2170


Ellen Hoog

the Netherlands
Hockey (2 gold, 1 silver)
2008 2012 2016 HP
Women's Team gold gold silver 12600
12600


Leen Hoogendijk

B. 1890-07-02, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Aquatics - Water Polo
1920 HP
Men's Water Polo fifth 410
410


Andries Hoogerwerf

B. 1906-08-29, Vlaardingen, the Netherlands; D. 1977-02-05
Athletics - Track & Field
1928 HP
Men's 400 m QF:4th 0.676
Men's 800 m R1:6th 0.000037
Men's 4x400 m Relay R1:4th 20.5
21.176037


Otto Hoogesteyn

B. 1903-01-11, Mainz, Germany, lived in Amsterdam, represented the Netherlands; D. 1966-06-07
Swimming
1924 HP
Men's 4 x 200 m Freestyle Relay SF:4th 82
82


Georg Alfred "Freddie" Hooghiemstra

B. 1931-08-07, De Bilt, the Netherlands; D. 1990-10-21
Hockey
1960 HP
Men's Team 9th 80
80


Johannes Bernardus Everardus "Hans" Hoogveld

B. 1947-05-21 Amersfoort, the Netherlands
Aquatics - Water Polo
1968 1972 HP
Men's Team 7th 7th 400
400


Jacobus Hoogveld

Olympic Competitor nr 4302


Chris Hooijkaas

Olympic Competitor nr 431


Christopher Hook

B. 1947-01-11, Dartmouth, NS, Canada
Canoeing - Sprint Canadian
1968 HP
Men's Canadian Singles 1000 metres 9th 240
240


Lars-Olof Höök

B. 1945-03-01, Danderyd, Sweden
Athletics
1968 HP
Men's Long Jump 14th 24
24


Jennifer Leigh Hooker

B. 1961-06-06, Bloomington, Ind., USA
Aquatics - Swimming
1976 HP
Women's 200 m Freestyle sixth 640
Women's 4 x 100 m Freestyle Relay (gold) 64
704


Brian Roger Leslie Hooper

B. 1953-05-18, Woking, England, Great Britain
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 1980 HP
Men's Pole Vault 16th 11th 105.6
105.6


(Clarence) Darrow Hooper

B. 1932-01-30, Fort Worth, Texas, USA; D. 2018-08-19
Athletics - Track & Field (1 silver)
1952 HP
Men's Shot Put silver 6000
6000


Jay Cameron Hooper

B. 1943-12-30, represented Bermuda
Sailing
1964 1968 HP
One−Person Dinghy (Finn) 20th 24th 1.74
1.74


John Patrick A. "Johnny" Hooper

B. 1934-12-13, Dublin, Ireland
Sailing
1960 1964 HP
One−Person Dinghy (Finn) 23rd 0.384
Two−Person Heavyweight Dinghy (Flying Dutchman) 10th 125
125.384


Robert Percy Hooper

B. 1918-09-11, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Aquatics - Swimming
1936 HP
Men's 400 metres Freestyle R1:22nd 0.4
Men's 1500 metres Freestyle R1:18th 2.56
Men's 4x200 metres Freestyle Relay 7th 100
102.96


Robin Hooper

B. 1934, represented Great Britain
Alpine Skiing
1956 HP
Men's Giant Slalom 66th -9.64
-9.64


William Hoorickx

from Antwerpen, represented Belgium
Ice Hockey
1928 HP
Men's Team Qu:3rd 86
86


Walter McCain Hoover, Jr.

B. 1929-12-30, Lone Pine, Cal., USA
Rowing
1952 HP
Men's Double Sculls 2Rep:2nd 540
540


Written 2001-01-17 - last modified 2022-07-16

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