Robin Leamy (swimmer)

Robin Leamy (born April 1, 1961) is an American former competition swimmer of Samoan descent[1] who participated in the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. He earned a gold medal by swimming for the winning U.S. team in the preliminary heats of the 4×100-meter freestyle relay.[2]

Robin Leamy
Personal information
Full nameRobin John Leamy
National teamUnited States
Born (1961-04-01) April 1, 1961
Apia, Samoa
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight174 lb (79 kg)
College teamUniversity of California, Los Angeles

Leamy received an athletic scholarship to attend the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where he swam for coach Ron Ballatore's UCLA Bruins swimming and diving team in NCAA competition in 1981 and 1982. He was the NCAA individual national championship in the 100-yard freestyle in 1981, and the 50-yard freestyle in 1982.

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  2. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Robin Leamy". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 6 May 2012.

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