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Jane Barkman

Full name: Jane Louise Barkman (-Brown)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'7" (169 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: September 20, 1951 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Vesper Boat Club, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 2 Gold, 1 Bronze (3 Total)

Biography

After winning a gold and silver medal at the 1968 Olympics, Jane Barkman retired from competition. However she made a comeback for the 1972 Olympics and was the only member of the 1968 freestyle relay team to win a second gold in that event in 1972. Barkman had won three AAU titles during her competitive days. She later became the women’s swim coach at Princeton.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 17 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 200 metres Freestyle United States USA 3 Bronze
1968 Summer 17 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold OR
1972 Summer 20 München Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR

Women's 200 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 17 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Final 3 2:11.2
1968 Summer 17 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Round One Heat Five 1 QU 2:13.6

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1968 Summer 17 Ciudad de México Swimming United States USA Final 1 OR 4:02.5 1:01.2 1:01.2
1968 Summer 17 Ciudad de México Swimming United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 QU 4:11.1 1:01.9 1:01.9
1972 Summer 20 München Swimming United States USA Final 1 WR 3:55.19 59.03 2:57.00
1972 Summer 20 München Swimming United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 QU 3:58.93 59.39 3:00.11