Dan Westover

Biographical information

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

Biography

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.

Results

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