Bob Lundeen

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRobert Michael "Bob"•Lundeen
Used nameBob•Lundeen
Nick/petnamesSmiling Bob
Born4 November 1952 in Minneapolis, Minnesota (USA)
Measurements180 cm / 83 kg
AffiliationsWisconsin Badgers, Madison (USA)
NOC United States


Bob Lundeen played right wing and defense for the University of Wisconsin, helping them win the 1973 NCAA Championship. He came from a hockey family, as his younger brother Dave played minor league hockey and two younger brothers, Tom and Paul, both played college hockey. Lundeen was drafted in the eighth round of the 1972 NHL draft by the Minnesota North Stars but never played in the NHL. He became a high school and youth hockey coach in Minnesota.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1976 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) USA Bob Lundeen
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) United States 5