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Steve Furniss

Personal information
NameSteven Furniss
Full nameSteven Charles Furniss
NationalityUnited States
ClubLong Beach Swim Club
College teamUSC Trojans
Height1.93 m
Weight80 kg (176.4 lb)

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Steven "Steve" Furniss (born December 21, 1952) is a former American Olympic swimmer from Madison, Wisconsin. He won the bronze medal at the 1972 Olympics in Munich 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.

As of 2009, Steve is now the Executive Vice President of the swimsuit company TYR.

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Here are your Billy T Award nominees for 2013, Eli Matthewson, Joseph Moore, Pax, Tom Furniss & Rose Matafeo. Named in honour of New Zealand's best-loved comedian, Billy T James, the Billy...
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Website: ... About Steve Furniss Steve Furniss truly understands and lives the world of aquatics. As a former Olympic swimmer from one of the most accomplished...
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Some members of the KATV Channel 7 crew discovered their secret super powers!!!
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Jim Sedell, Fred Swanson, Steve Sillett, Thomas Dunklin, and Michael Furniss in the old growth canopy in the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest, Western Oregon. 2002.
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In this episode, Tiffany Elias is joined by Steve Furniss, the Team Aquisition Director for TYR and 1972 Olympic bronze medalist. Steve is here to share the technology behind TYR's Avictor...
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We asked several upstanding comedians what they thought Jez Brown from the Brown Show's career is heading.
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Swimwear Companies Expanding Operations - Orange County Business Journal Tweet this news
Orange County Business Journal--The company's founder, former Olympic medalist swimmer -Steve Furniss-, declined to comment on Tyr's Seal Beach acquisition or its future growth plans.--- - Date : Sun, 12 Dec 2010 17:13:08 GMT+00:00
The week in film - The Yorker Tweet this news
The Yorker--Laura -Furniss- gives her take on the filmed version of a production of the play that should not be named. - John Favreau, director of the two previous ... - Date : Fri, 17 Dec 2010 01:27:10 GMT+00:00
Cleckheaton firm uses 30th anniversary to reward staff - Bradford Telegraph Argus Tweet this news
Bradford Telegraph Argus---...- sheet metal worker, with 20 years; Robert -Furniss-, contracts engineering manager, with 20 years; and -Steve- Watson, technical director, with 14 years.--- - Date : Fri, 10 Dec 2010 09:14:22 GMT+00:00
Yamba delves into surfing history - Daily Examiner Tweet this news
Daily Examiner--VIRGINIA Higgins and Maree -Furniss- were blown away when told they were looking at Australia's first surfing photo at the Yamba Festival's Soul Surfing ... - Date : Fri, 20 Aug 2010 16:10:09 GMT+00:00
Tomboy tastes: Car-loving Davie teen gets a $5000 room makeover - Tweet this news $5000 REDO: Lisa Collins and designer Ana -Furniss- go over plans to remake the room. Left, Larry -Furniss- hangs the ... - Date : Sun, 18 Jul 2010 05:02:25 GMT+00:00
Charity ride raises £20000 - Gazette Live Tweet this news
Gazette Live--The team, including local commercial property experts Bob Fletcher of Sanderson Weatherall LLP and David -Furniss- of BNP Paribas, travelled a total of 1004 ... - Date : Tue, 20 Jul 2010 12:22:00 GMT+00:00
Man avoids jail after stealing £64k from Asda - East Anglian Daily Times Tweet this news
East Anglian Daily Times--A FORMER shop assistant has been given a suspended sentence after admitting stealing £64000 ... - Date : Fri, 23 Jul 2010 08:05:48 GMT+00:00

Preceded by
GB David Wilkie
Men's 200m Individual Medley
world record holder (long course)

September 1, 1974 - August 23, 1975
(tied Wilkie's record)
Succeeded by
US Bruce Furniss

Medal Record
Men's swimming
Competitor for the United States
Olympic Games
Bronze1972 Munich200 m medley
World Championships (LC)
Silver1975 Cali200 m medley
Pan American Games
Gold1971 Cali200 m medley
Gold1971 Cali400 m medley
Gold1975 Mexico City200 m medley
Gold1975 Mexico City400 m medley

1976 USA Olympic Swimming Team

Men's Team
Jim Babashoff * Joe Bottom * Mike Bruner * Rick Colella * Casey Converse * Lawrence Dowler * Billy Forrester * Bruce Furniss * Steve Furniss * Brian Goodell * Steven Gregg * Bobby Hackett * Gary Hall, Sr. * Daniel Harrigan * Paul Hartloff * John Hencken * Bob Jackson * Charles Keating * Tim McKee * Jim Montgomery * John Naber * Douglas Northway * Peter Rocca * Tim Shaw * Rodney Strachan * Matt Vogel * Chris Woo
Women's Team
Shirley Babashoff * Melissa Belote * Wendy Boglioli * Brenda Borgh * Lelei Fonoimoana * Maryanne Graham * Jeanne Haney * Janis Hape * Kathy Heddy * Jennifer Hooker * Linda Jezek * Nicole Kramer * Renee Laravie * Renee MaGee * Marcia Morey * Kim Peyton * Laurie Siering * Miriam Smith * Jill Sterkel * Karen Thornton * Tauna Vandewghe * Wendy Weinberg * Donnalee Wennerstrom * Camille Wright
John Bogert * Doc Counsilman (Men's Head Coach) * Lawrence Dowler * Frank Elm * Carolyn Finneran * Don Gambril * George Haines * Jim Montrella * Jack Nelson * Charlotte Piper * Albert Schoenfield

Pan American Champions in Men's 200 m Individual Medley

1967: Douglas Russell * 1971: Steve Furniss * 1975: Steve Furniss * 1979: Jesse Vassallo * 1983: Ricardo Prado * 1987: Bill Stapleton * 1991: Ron Karnaugh * 1995: Curtis Myden * 1999: Curtis Myden * 2003: George Bovell * 2007: Thiago Pereira

Pan American Champions in Men's 400 m Individual Medley

1967: William Utley * 1971: Steve Furniss * 1975: Steve Furniss * 1979: Jesse Vassallo * 1983: Ricardo Prado * 1987: Jerry Frentsos * 1991: Alex Kostich * 1995: Curtis Myden * 1999: Curtis Myden * 2003: Robert Margalis * 2007: Thiago Pereira

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