Bill Forrester

Bill Forrester

Bill Forrester
Personal information
Full name William Ronald Forrester, Jr.
Nickname(s) "Bill"
Nationality  United States
Born (1957-12-18) December 18, 1957 (age 56)
Darby, Pennsylvania
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 174 lb (79 kg)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Butterfly, freestyle
Club Randy Reese Swim Club
College team Auburn University

William Ronald Forrester, Jr. (born December 18, 1957) is a former American competition swimmer, Olympic medalist, and former world record-holder. He represented the United States as an 18-year-old at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, where he won a bronze medal in the men's 200-meter butterfly, finishing behind U.S. teammates Mike Bruner and Steve Gregg.[1]

See also


External links

  • Bill Forrester – Olympic athlete profile at