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Nihill (left) at the 1964 Olympics
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Personal information
Born 5 September 1939 (1939-09-05)
Colchester, Essex, England
Died 15 December 2020(2020-12-15) (aged 81)
Gillingham, Kent, England
Height 1.80 m
Weight 66 kg
Sport
Sport Race walking
Club Surrey Walking Club
Croydon and Medway
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 1:24:50 (20 km, 1972)
4:11:31 (50 km, 1964)

Vincent Paul Nihill (5 September 1939 – 15 December 2020) was a British race walker. He competed in the 50 km event at the 1964, 1968 and 1972 Olympics and won a silver medal in 1964.

Nihill died of COVID-19 on 15 December 2020 in Gillingham, Kent at the age of 81.

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