Charlie Mooney

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameCharles Michael "Charlie"•Mooney
Used nameCharlie•Mooney
Born27 January 1951 in Washington, District of Columbia (USA)
Measurements165 cm / 54 kg
AffiliationsUS Army, (USA)
NOC United States

Biography

Charlie Mooney was a soldier in the US Army in 1976. Mooney was a three-time All-Army and three-time Interservice Champion. He never turned professional after his Olympic medal, remaining in the Army until he retired in August 1992 as a sergeant first class. He then founded the Charles M. Mooney Academy of Boxing in Rockville, Maryland where he trained and coached local aspiring fighters.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1976 Summer Olympics Boxing USA Charlie Mooney
Bantamweight, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver