Colin Herring
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Born (1953-03-01) 1 March 1953 (age 69)
Auckland, New Zealand

Colin Herring (born 1 March 1953) is a New Zealand swimmer. He competed in two events at the 1972 Summer Olympics[1] and is New Zealand Olympian number 280.[2] His son Mark swam for New Zealand at the 2008 Summer Olympics.[3]


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Colin Herring Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 19 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Colin Herring". New Zealand Olympic Committee. Retrieved 30 March 2017.
  3. ^ Leggat, David (24 July 2008). "Swimming: Relieved Herring following in his father's wake". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 30 March 2017.