Dan Westover

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameDaniel "Dan"•Westover
Used nameDan•Westover
Born10 March 1974 in ? (MAD)
Measurements181 cm / 75 kg
NOC United States


Dan Westover competed in biathlon at the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics. He just missed making the 2002 US Olympic biathlon team by less than a point after a series of qualifiers. Westover was a professional soldier in the US Army, an infantry mountaineer, who remained in the Vermont National Guard after his full-time service ended, and competed in biathlon well into the 2010s. Born in Madagascar, he was the first USA Winter Olympian to have been born in Africa.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1998 Winter Olympics Biathlon USA Dan Westover
10 kilometres Sprint, Men (Olympic) 49
4 × 7.5 kilometres Relay, Men (Olympic) United States 17