David Mulica

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameDavid Patterson•Mulica
Used nameDavid•Mulica
Born17 March 1949 in Santa Monica, California (USA)
Measurements170 cm / 64 kg
AffiliationsSouth Bay Wheelman
NOC United States


David Mulica specialized in pursuit racing, competing in the team pursuit at the 1972 Olympics, and winning a bronze medal in team pursuit at the 1971 Pan American Games. He attended Cal State Northridge where he studied exercise physiology, which brought him an interest in pathophysiology and medicine. Mulica then went to medical school in Guadalajara, before doing an internship at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. His residency was in physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatry) at the University of Colorado. Mulica later joined the Kaiser Permanente Medical Group in Colorado, specializing in the treatment and rehabilitation of spinal cord injury patients.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Summer Olympics Cycling Track (Cycling) USA David Mulica
Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres, Men (Olympic) United States 17 r1/4

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