Lowell Orton North (December 2, 1929 – June 2, 2019) was an American sailor and Olympic Gold Medalist. He competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, where he received a gold medal in the Star class with the boat North Star, together with Peter Barrett.
|Full name||Lowell Orton North|
|Born||December 2, 1929|
Springfield, Missouri, U.S.
|Died||June 2, 2019 (aged 89)|
San Diego, California, U.S.
North retired in 1984. In 2011, he was inducted into the National Sailing Hall of Fame.
- Wilson, Bernie. "Pioneering sailmaker Lowell North dies at 89". Washington Post. Retrieved June 4, 2019.
- "1968 Summer Olympics – Mexico City, Mexico – Sailing" Archived 2008-09-29 at the Wayback Machine databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 18, 2008)
- "Star Class - History" (PDF). starclass.org. Retrieved June 5, 2019.
- "North, Lowell - 2011 Hall of Fame". www.nshof.org. Retrieved June 5, 2019.
- "1964 Summer Olympics – Tokyo, Japan – Sailing" Archived 2007-02-21 at the Wayback Machine databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 18, 2008)
- "Lowell North Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved June 5, 2019.
- North Sails website
- Sailing World
- National Sailing Hall of Fame
- Lowell North at International Olympic Committee
- Lowell North at Olympic Channel
- Lowell North at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com
- Lowell North at World Sailing
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