Tim Vollmer
Vollmer in 1971
Personal information
Born (1946-09-13) September 13, 1946 (age 77)
Portland, Oregon, U.S.
Height191 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight101 kg (223 lb)
Event(s)Discus throw, shot put
ClubOregon State University
New York Athletic Club
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)DT – 67.39 m (1971)
SP – 17.37 m (1969)[1][2]
Medal record
Representing the  United States
Pan American Games
Silver medal – second place 1971 Cali Discus throw

Timothy William Vollmer (born September 13, 1946) is a retired American athlete who mainly competed in the discus throw. In 1971 he won the AAU title and a silver medal at the Pan American Games. He placed in the top four at the AAU Championships in 1968–73 and finished eighth at the 1972 Summer Olympics.[1] Vollmer is a member of the Portland Interscholastic League Sports Hall of Fame.[3]


  1. ^ a b Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Tim Vollmer". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on April 18, 2020. Retrieved May 19, 2012.
  2. ^ Tim Vollmer. trackfield.brinkster.net
  3. ^ Tim Vollmer. pilhalloffame.org