Virgin Islands Olympic Delegations

2006 Torino Winter Olympics

President/Chef de Mission - Hans Lawaetz
Secretary General - Angel L. Morales
Treasurer/Acting President - Leonard W. Bonelli, Sr.

Women’s Luge

Dallas A. Simons - Physical Therapist
Melita Glanville - Coach
Julianne Abernathy - Athlete (Flag Bearer)

2004 Athens Olympics

President - Hans Lawaetz
Secretary General - Angel L. Morales
Chef de Mission - Dr. Marlon S. Williams
Treasurer - Leonard W. Bonelli, Sr.
Vice President - Lyn N. Reid
Attache - Georgios Strathopoulos

Athletics

Ronald E. Russell - Team Leader
Neville G. Hodge - Coach
Charles Golphin - Coach
Laverne Jones - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Adrian Durant - Athlete

Sailing

Nicholas Castruccio - Team Leader
Jacques F. Dreyfus - Coach
Timothy Pitts - Athlete

Swimming

Carol Laban - Team Leader
Brian J. Schrader - Coach
Jerome Adams - Coach
George Gleason - Athlete
Joshua Laban - Athlete

Shooting

Bruce Meredith - Team Leader
William Henderson - Coach
Chris Rice - Athlete

Youth Camp

Sasha Gumbs
Muhammad Abiff

2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics

President - Hans Lawaetz
Vice President - Dr. Marlon S. Williams
Chef de Mission - Larry Heikkila
Physical Therapist - Dallas A. Simons
Alternate Skeleton - Troy Billington

Bobsled

Eugene Sudziarski - Team Leader
Randy Will - Coach
Troy Billington - Athlete
Zachery Zoller - Athlete
Quinn T. Wheeler - Athlete
Paul A. Zar - Athlete athlete
Michael Savitch - Athlete
Christian E. Brown - Athlete
Keith E. Sudziarski - Athlete

Women’s Luge

Melita Glanville - Coach
Julianne Abernathy - Athlete
Dinah Suzy Browne - Athlete *

 

*(First African American woman Luge athlete and Flag Bearer)

2000 Sydney Olympics

President - Hans Lawaetz
Secretary General - Angel L. Morales
Honorary Life President - Edgar M. Iles
Chef de Mission - Lyn N. Reid
Asst. Chef de Mission - Leonard W. Bonelli, Sr.
Chiropractor - Dr. Marlon S. Williams
Physician - Dr. Cora Christian
Masseur - Debra B. Aronson
Attache - Anne Keating

Athletics

Ronald E. Russell - Team Leader
Neville G. Hodge - Coach
Flora Hyacinth - Athlete
Ameerah Bello - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Jeff Jackson - Athlete

Equestrian

Judith Lordi - Team Leader
Federico Daners - Coach
Lucy “Gigi” Hewitt - Athlete
Fausto Ledezma - Groom

Shooting

Chris Rice - Team Leader/Athlete
Bruce Meredith - Athlete

Swimming

James Wayne Willis - Team Leader
George Gleason - Athlete

Sailing

Nicholas Castruccio - Team Leader
Todd Hudgins - Coach/Boatman
Paul Stoeken - Athlete
Ben Beer - Athlete

Youth Camp

Joshua Laban
Rodneyscha Pitts

1998 Nagano Winter Olympics

President - Hans Lawaetz
Chef de Mission - Frank Heikkila
Physical Therapist - Dallas Simons
Medical Personnel - Carla Cox
Attache - Gary J. Moy
Press Attache - K. Linette Oliver

Bobsleigh

Eugene Sudziarski - Team Leader
Robert Murphy - Coach
Boguslaw Klosinski - Tech. Personnel
David Apathy - Technical Personnel
Paul Zar - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Zachery Zoller - Athlete
Keith Sudziarski - Athlete
Anders Vestergaard - Athlete
Todd Schultz - Athlete
William H. Neill - Athlete
Christian E. Brown - Ahtlete
Jeff C. Kromenhoek - Athlete

Luge

Todd Crawford - Coach
Julianne Abernathy - Athlete

1996 Atlanta Olympics

President - Edgar M. Iles
Secretary General - Hans Lawaetz
Chef de Mission - Angel L. Morales
Asst. Chef de Mission - Leonard W. Bonelli, Sr.
Chiropractor - Dr. Douglas W. Menzies
Masseur - Debra B. Aronson
Attache - Hugh A. Carter, Jr.

Athletics

Ronald E. Russell - Delegate
Neville G. Hodge - Coach
Mario Thomas - Coach
Flora Hyacinth - Athlete
Ameerah Bello - Athlete
Rochelle Thomas - Athlete
Jilma Patrick - Athlete
Jacquelin Hunter - Athlete
Maria Noel - Athlete
Mitchell Peters - Athlete
Dr. Marlon S. Williams - Athlete

Boxing

Fermin Q. Corneiro - Delegate
Feliciano Cintron - Coach
Jacobo Garcia - Athlete

 

Sailing

Lyn N. Reid - Delegate
Wade Aust - Coach
Lisa Neuberger - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Paul Stoeken - Coach

Shooting

Roland Scott - Delegate
Andre McBean - Coach
Bruce Meredith - Athlete

Swimming

Tom Schmelz - Coach
Khemo Rivera - Athlete

Youth Camp

Edward Dominique
Andrew Ralph
Delima Schiegelow

1994 Lillehammer Winter Olympics

Secretary General - Hans Lawaetz
Chef de Mission - Frank Heikkila
Physical Therapist - Dallas Simons

Bobsleigh

Eugene Sudziarski - Team Leader
David Entwistle - Athlete
Paul Zar - Athlete
Johann Luxenberger - Coach
Zachery Zoller - Athlete
Keith Sudziarski - Athlete

Luge

Alexander Poe - Athlete
Julianne Abernathy - Athlete
Todd Schultz - Athlete
Kyle Heikkila - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Anders Vestergard - Athlete

1992 Barcelona Olympics

President - Edgar M. Iles
Secretary General - Hans Lawaetz
Chef de Mission - Leonard W. Bonelli, Sr.
Asst. Chef de Mission - Angel L. Morlaes
Doctor - Dr. Jorge A. Galiber
Chiropractor - Dr. Douglas W. Menzies
Masseur - Debra B. Aronson
Masseur - Ari Arri

Boxing

Fermin Q. Corneiro - Delegate
Rupert L. Brown - Coach
Luis Rosado - Coach
Jacobo Garcia - Athlete
Gilberto W. Brown - Athlete

Cycling

John W. Harper - Delegate
Chesen B. Frey - Athlete
Tom Guthrie - Mechanic/Coach

Equestrian

Conrad Homfeld - Delegate
Joseph A. Albarello - Coach
Charles R. Holzer - Athlete
Karen L. Golding - Groom

Shooting

Dr. William Henderson - Delegate
Bruce Meredith - Athlete

Swimming

William S. Sullivan - Delegate
Gary M. Gutierrez - Coach
Kris Singleton - Athlete
Laurent P. Alfred - Athlete
Shelley K. Cramer - Athlete

Athletics

Wallace D. Williams - Delegate/Coach
Mario Thomas - Coach
Derry Pemberton - Athlete
Keith A. Smith - Athlete
Desi Wynter - Athlete
Neville G. Hodge - Athlete
Calvin Dallas - Athlete
Marlon S. Williams - Athlete
Flora Hyacinth - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Ana M. Gutierrez - Athlete
Ruth L. Morris - Athlete
Mitchell L. Peters - Athlete
Wendall D. Dickerson - Athlete

Yachting

Lyn N. Reid - Delegate
Per A. Dohm - Boatman
Peter W. Holmberg - Coach/Manager
Mark E. Swanson - Athlete
Lisa Neuberger - Athlete
John Foster, Sr. - Athlete
John P. Foster, Jr. - Athlete
Jimmy Diaz - Athlete
Jean A. Brauer - Athlete
John Holmberg - Athlete

Youth Camp

Terrance E. Highfield
Velencio P.C. Jackson
Jose Manibo
Gina Gonzalez

1992 Albertville Winter Olympics

Chef de Mission - John Foster, Sr.
Asst. Chef de Mission - John Reeve
Doctor - David Boaz
Therapist - Mary Wick
Chaperone - Suzanne Johnson

Bobsleigh

Daniel Burgner - Athlete
David Entwistle - Athlete
William Neill - Athlete
Don Hass - Athlete
Sven Petersen - Athlete
Stephen Hendren - Athlete
James Withey - Athlete
Michael Juhlin - Athlete
Ernst Matthias - Athlete
Harvey Hook - Athlete
Paul Zar - Athlete
Robbie Johnston - Athlete
Nancy Phillips - Official
Cynthia Smith - Official
Danielle Trepanier - Official
Sandy Spore - Official
Robert Wilkins - Official

Luge

Julianne Abernathy - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Kyle Heikkila - Athlete
Dallas Simons - Coach

Skiing

Seba Johnson -Athlete
John Campbell - Athlete
Arno Erath - Coach
Rich Graham - Coach

1988 Seoul Olympics

President - Edgar M. Iles
Secretary General - Hans Lawaetz
Chef de Mission - Leonard W. Bonelli, Sr.
Asst. Chef de Mission - Julio H. Francis
Team Official - Angel L. Morales
Chiropractor - Dr. Douglas W. Menzies
Chaperone - Yevette MacHahorn

Cycling

John W. Harper - Delegate
Stephanie McKnight - Athlete
Elizabeth Gormley - Coach
Eugene Phipps - Trainer

Equestrian

William Brodnax III - Delegate
Charles Brodnax - Athlete
Amanda Arendt - Groom

Shooting

William Henderson - Delegate
Bruce Meredith - Athlete
Roland B. Scott, Jr. - Coach/Armorer

Swimming

Denyce Singleton - Delegate
Hans Foerster - Athlete
Kris Singleton - Athlete
Kraig Singleton - Athlete
William Cleveland - Athlete
Ronald Picard - Athlete
Tricia Duncan - Athlete
Michael Lohberg - Coach

Athletics

Ronald E. Russell - Delegate
Wallace D. Williams - Athlete
Marlon S. Williams - Athlete
Flora Hyacinth - Athlete
Neville G. Hodge - Athlete
James Fleming - Athlete
Ruth Morris - Athlete
Desi Wynter - Athlete
Calvin Dallas - Athlete
Cipriani Phillip - Coach

Yachting

Lyn N. Reid - Delegate
Luke Bauldauf - Athlete
John F. Foster - Athlete
John P. Foster - Athlete
Peter Holmberg - Athlete
Jean Braure - Athlete
Hans Reiter -Athlete
William Jurczk - Athlete
Per A. Dohm - Coach/Boatman

Tae Kwon Do Exhibit

Roy Washington - Delegate
Robert Fellner - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Deborah Washington - Athlete
Tami Noel - Athlete
Phillicia Sprauve - Athlete
Odette Zwetzig - Trainer

International Officials

Hans Lawaetz - Judge (Swimming)
Imbert Roberts - Judge (Weightlifting)

1988 Calgary Winter Olympics

Secretary General - Hans Lawaetz
Chef de Mission - Claire C. Foster
Medical Official - William Meyer
Medical Official - Judith Reeve
Chaperone - Suzanne Johnson

Bobsleigh

Cathleen Sharpless - Delegate
William Beer - Athlete
David Hook - Athlete
John F. Foster - Athlete
John P. Foster - Athlete
Christopher Sharpless - Athlete
Harvey Hook - Athlete
John Reeve - Athlete
David Burton - Coach
Brian Grant - Coach

Luge

Julianne Abernathy - Athlete

Skiing

Seba Johnson - Athlete* (Flag Bearer)
Jon Copper - Coach

 

*First African American woman Olympic skier

1984 Los Angeles Olympics

President - Edgar M. Iles
Secretary General - Hans Lawaetz
Chef de Mission - Leonard W. Bonelli, Sr.
Asst. Chef de Mission - Julio H. Francis
Team Official - Maurice M. Daniel
Doctor - Dr. C. Warren Smith
Doctor - John E. Russell
Masseur - Brady Greathouse

Boxing

Fermin Corneiro - Delegate
Clifton Charleswell - Athlete
Luis Rosado, Jr. - Coach

Equestrian

William Brodnax III - Delegate
Richard Rader - Athlete
Ralph Hill - Groom
Thomas Rothwell - Veterinarian

Fencing

Julito Francis - Athlete
James Kerr - Athlete
James Kreglo - Athlete
Alayna Snell - Athlete
Edwardo Calderon - Coach
Robert Beck - Armorer

Shooting

Gary Berne - Athlete
William Henderson - Athlete
Roland B. Scott, Jr. - Athlete
Andre McBean - Coach/Armorer

Swimming

David Farlow - Delegate
Shelley Cramer - Athlete
Brian Farlow - Athlete
Jodie Lawaetz - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Scott Newkirk - Athlete
Erik Rosskopf - Athlete
Collier Woolard - Athlete
Harrell J. Woolard - Athlete
Steve Cheney - Coach
Annabel Newkirk - Chaperone

Athletics

Wallace D. Williams - Delegate
Neville G. Hodge - Athlete
Brion Morrisette - Athlete
Marlon S. Williams - Athlete
Ronald E. Russell - Athlete
James Fleming - Athlete
Wendell Powell - Athlete
Cipriani Phillip - Coach

Yachting

Richard Johnson - Delegate
Jean Braure - Athlete
Daniel Dickison - Athlete
John F. Foster - Athlete
John P. Poster - Athlete
Peter Holmberg - Athlete
Kirk Grybowski - Athlete
John Holmberg - Athlete
Kenneth C. Klein - Athlete
Al Lang - Athlete
Marlon Singh - Athlete
Trace Tervo - Athlete
Eric Zucker - Athlete
Per A. Dohm - Coach/Boatman
Lyn N. Reid -Team Manager

Windsurfing - Exhibit

Chris Thompson - Athlete
Lisa Penfield - Athlete

International Officials

Hans Lawaetz - Judge (Swimming)
Imbert Roberts - Judge (Weightlifting)

1976 Montreal Olympics

Chef de Mission - Leonard W. Bonelli, Sr.
Asst. Chef de Mission - Julio H. Francis
Doctor - Dr. C. Warren Smith
Masseur - Val Hendricks
Chaperone - Annabel Newkirk

Boxing

William George - Delegate
Marcelino Garcia - Athlete
Earl Liburd - Athlete

Shooting

Hubert McGee, Jr. - Delegate
Harold Fredericks - Athlete
Peter Hogan - Athlete
Russell Johnson - Athlete

Swimming

Hans Lawaetz - Delegate
Shelley Cramer - Athlete
Steven Newkirk - Athlete
James Fraser - Coach

Athletics

Carl Plaskett - Delgate
Rita Hendricks - Athlete
Henry Klein -Athlete
Ronald E. Russell - Athlete

Wrestling

Edward Dale - Delegate
Ivan David - Athlete (Flag Bearer)
Ronald Joseph - Athlete
Emille Kitnurse - Athlete

Yachting

Toya Andrew -Team Manager
Louise Johnson - Asst. Team Manager
Art Andrew - Athlete
John F. Foster - Athlete
Doug Graham - Athlete
Dick Johnson -Athlete
Tim Kelbert - Athlete
Dan Morrison - Athlete
James Beatty - Coach
Janet Beatty - Transportation Manager

1972 Munich Olympics

President - Lionel A. Todman
Chef de Mission - Leonard W. Bonelli, Sr.
Doctor - Dr. C. Warren Smith
Public Relations - Richard Callwood

Boxing

Edgar M. Iles - Delegate
William Peets - Athlete

Shooting

Hubert McGee, Jr. - Delegate
Jose Alvarez - Athlete
Harold Fredericks - Athlete
Douglas Mast - Athlete
Robert McAuliff - Athlete
Adelbert Nico - Athlete
Salvador Sanpere - Athlete

Athletics

Julio H. Francis - Delegate
Calhern George -Athlete

Yachting

John F. Foster - Athlete
Richard Griffin - Athlete
John Hamber -Athlete
Richard Holmberg - Athlete
Peter Jackson - Athlete
David Jones - Athlete
David Kelly - Athlete
Kenneth Klein - Athlete
Henry M. Jackson - Coach

1968 Mexico City Olympics

President - Len Stein
Chef de Mission - Calvin Wheatley

Athletics

Julio Francis - Delegate
Franklin Blyden - Athlete
Carl Plaskett - Athlete
Joseph Yancey - Coach

Yachting

John Hamber -Athlete
Rudy Thompson - Athlete
Per A. Dohm - Athlete

Weightlifting

Liston Sprauve - Athlete (Flag Bearer)

Did you know?

Virgin Islander Paul Hoffman won a Silver in Rowing in the Munich 1972 Olympics (competing for the USA).

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