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Lenora Fisher

Full name: Lenora Fisher (-Gilchrist)
Gender: Female
Born: January 6, 1937
Affiliations: Ocean Falls Amateur Swimming Club, Ocean Falls (CAN)
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Swimming

Biography

Lenora Fisher had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1955 Pan American Games 100 metre backstroke, 2nd in the 1955 Pan American Games 4×100 metre medley (with Helen Stewart, Beth Whittall, and Virginia Grant).

In the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games she finished fourth in the 110 yards backstroke and fifth in the 3×110 yards medley relay (with Virginia Grant and the non-Olympian Margaret Stangroom).

Her later husband Ronald "Ron" Gilchrist was a member of the Canadian team which was eliminated in the heats of the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4×220 yards freestyle relay.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 15 Helsinki Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay Canada CAN 5 h2 r1/2
1952 Summer 15 Helsinki Swimming Women's 100 metres Backstroke Canada CAN 5 h2 r1/2
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Swimming Women's 100 metres Backstroke Canada CAN 7 h1 r1/2

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1952 Summer 15 Helsinki Swimming Canada CAN Round One Heat Two 5 4:54.8 1:17.3 2:31.5

Women's 100 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1952 Summer 15 Helsinki Swimming Canada Round One Heat Two 5 1:22.9
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Swimming Canada Round One Heat One 7 1:17.5
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