Richard DesChatelets

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Year Inducted 2010
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BIOGRAPHY

  • 1980– Defeated the Olympic Champion (Canada Boycott the Games)
  • 1981-2007— Head Coach Brock University Wrestling Program
  • 2000—Canadian Olympic Head Coach (Sydney, Australia)
  • 2000—Coached Daniel Igali Olympic 2000 Gold Medal Winner
  • Won 22 Ontario Championships (15—men’s & 7 women’s)
  • Won 13 Canadian Interuniversity Championships
  • 12—year member of the Canadian Wrestling Team
  • Two time Pan-American Games Silver Medalist 

SPORT AFFILIATIONS

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

  • 1973– 3rd Place Junior World Championship
  • 1974-1978—Won 3 C.I.A.U. Championships and 1 Silver Medal (UOG)
  • 1978-1982—Won Commonwealth Gold Medal
  • -1979—4th place World Senior Championships
  • 1984—University of Guelph Hall of Fame
  • 1993—Canadian Hall of Fame
  • 2002—West Nipissing Hall of Fame (home town)
  • 20—time winner of the University Coach of the Year Award
  • Two time Pan-American Games Silver Medalist