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Full name  Steven Charles Furniss
Name  Steve Furniss
Strokes  Medley swimming
Club  Long Beach Swim Club
Weight  80 kg

National team  United States
Height  1.93 m
Nickname(s)  "Steve"
Role  Swimmer
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Born  December 21, 1952 (age 63) (1952-12-21) Madison, Wisconsin
College team  University of Southern California
Education  University of Southern California
Olympic medals  Swimming at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Men's 200 metre individual medley

Organizations founded  Tyr Sport, Inc.

Steve furniss of tyr sports and us olympic swim team with steven munatones on open water swimming

Steven Charles Furniss (born December 21, 1952) is an American former swimmer, Olympic medalist and former world record-holder. At the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany, he won the bronze medal in the men's 200-meter individual medley. He attended Foothill High School in Santa Ana, California. His brother Bruce Furniss also competed as an Olympic swimmer.

Furniss studied dentistry at University of Southern California, but then worked in public relations for the swimwear company Arena. As of 2009, he is the executive vice president of the swimsuit company TYR, which Furniss co-founded.


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