Dan Veatch

Dan Veatch

Dan Veatch
Personal information
Full name Daniel Hayward Veatch
Nickname(s) "Dan"
Nationality  United States
Born (1965-04-18) April 18, 1965 (age 49)
Potomac, Maryland
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 173 lb (78 kg)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Backstroke, individual medley
College team Princeton University
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Daniel Hayward Veatch (born April 18, 1965) is an American former competition swimmer who represented the United States at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul, South Korea.[1] Veatch competed in his signature event, the men's 200-meter backstroke, finishing seventh in the event final.[2] He won the 200-meter backstroke at the Pan Pacific Games in Brisbane in 1987[3] and again in Tokyo in 1989.[4] He pulled his hamstring just before the U.S. Trials for the 1992 Summer Olympics and so missed those Games.[5]

He is openly gay,[6] and currently lives in San Francisco.

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