Great Olympians

Biographies - SWI


Władisław Świątek

B. 1897-12-05, Inowrocław, Poland, then part of Germany
Shooting
1924 HP
Men's Free Rifle, prone 65th -
Men's Free Rifle, team 15th 2.5
2.5


Jan Świątkowski

B. 1920-12-31, Bydgoszcz, Poland; D. 2007
Rowing
1952 HP
Men's Coxless Pairs 1Rep:2nd 65
65


Tadeusz Świcarz

B. 1920-06-05, Warszawa, Poland; D. 2002-06-06
Ice Hockey
1952 HP
Men's Team sixth 320
320


Nancy Louise Swider

competed in 1984 and 1988 as

Nancy Swider-Peltz

B. 1956-08-20, Chicago, Ill., USA
Speed Skating
1976 1980 1984 1988 HP
Women's 1000 metres 24th 0.16
Women's 1500 metres 18th 2.56
Women's 3000 metres 7th 10th 500
Women's 5000 metres 22nd 0.4
503.12


Alojzy Świderek

B. 1952-05-30, Łódż, Poland
Volleyball
1972 HP
Men's Team (9th) 50
50


Dariusz Świerczewski

B. 1936-02-22, Lublin, Poland; D. 2005-02-09
Basketball
1960 HP
Men's Team 7th 200
200


Andrzej Świerczyński

B. 1952-10-25, Warszawa, Poland
Athletics - Track and Field (1 gold)
1976 HP
Men's 100 metres QF:5th 2.29
Men's 4x100 m Relay fourth 400
402.29


Stefania Maria Świerzy

B. 1934-06-19, Ruda Śląska, Poland
Gymnastics
1952 HP
Women's Individual All-Around 27th 0.01
Women's Team All-Around 8th 64
Women's Team with Portable Apparatus 14th 4
Women's Floor Exercise 22nd 0.1
Women's Horse Vault 18th 0.64
Women's Uneven Bars 61st -
Women's Balance Beam 35th -
68.75


Paweł Świętek

B. 1924-10-28, Piekary, Poland; D. 1989-02-16
Gymnastics
1952 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 101st -
Men's Team All-Around 13th 6.4
Men's Floor Exercise 66th -
Men's Horse Vault 164th -
Men's Parallel Bars 87th -
Men's Horizontal Bar 148th -
Men's Rings 73rd -
Men's Pommeled Horse 95th -
6.400000000016


Pieter "Piet" Swieter

B. 1943-04-22, Groningen, the Netherlands
Volleyball
1964 HP
Men's Team 8th 128
128


Stanisław Świętochowski

B. 1899-08-04, Warszawa, Poland, then part of Russia; D. 1940-12-25
Athletics
1924 HP
Men's 400 m R1:4th 0.0000011
0.0000011


Alfred James "Jimmy" Swift

B. 1931-06-25, Durban, South Africa; D. 2009-04-13
Cycling - Road & Cycling - Track (1 silver, 1 bronze)
1952 1956 HP
Men's Road Race dnf dnf 0.000000000000032
Men's Road Race, Team dnf dnf -
Men's Time Trial bronze 3840
Men's Team Pursuit silver fourth 4200
8040


Oral Swigart

B. 1897-10-09, Columbia City, Ind., USA; D. 1973-06-21
Greco-Roman Wrestling
1920 HP
Men's Lightweight (-67.5 kg) R2 40.5
40.5


Thomas Swindlehurst

Olympic Competitor nr 4108


Bart René M. Swings

B. 1991-02-12, Leuven, Belgium
Speed Skating (1 gold, 1 silver)
2014 2018 2022 HP
Men's 1000 m 23rd 0.256
Men's 1500 m 10th sixth 13th 765.6
Men's 5000 m fourth sixth seventh 2904
Men's 10000 m fifth eighth 10th 1356
Men's Mass Start silver gold 10400
15425.856


Émile Swinnen

from Brussel, represented Belgium
Athletics - Track & Field
1928 HP
Men's 400 m Hurdles R1:3rd 16.14
16.14


Enricus Adrianus Joseph "Eric" Swinkels

B. 1949-03-30, Best, the Netherlands
Shooting (1 silver)
1972 1976 1980 1984 1988 1992 1996 HP
Skeet 35th silver 10th 9th 8th 6774.0075
Men's Skeet 32nd
6774.0075


William Edgar Swinnerton

B. 1899-12-27, Auckland, New Zealand; D. 1985-12-13
Sailing
1956 HP
Three Person Keelboat (Dragon) 12th 40
40


Henry Louis Victor Swire

B. 1901-04-28, London, England, Great Britain; D. 1964-07-09
Shooting
1948 1952 HP
Men's Rapid−fire Pistol 39th 48th 0.00024384
0.00024384


Miroslaw "Mirek" Switalski

B. 1952-03-20, represented Mexico
Shooting
1976 HP
Skeet 41st -4.96
0.000096


Adam Świtek

B. 1901-12-24, Inowrocław, Poland, then part of Germany ; D. 1960-01
Boxing
1924 HP
Men's Welterweight (-66.7 kg) R1 1.253
1.253


Written 2012-01-11 - last modified 2022-12-12

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