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Linda Gustavson

Full name: Linda Lee Gustavson (-McGuire)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: November 30, 1949 in Santa Cruz, California, United States
Affiliations: Santa Clara Swim Club, Santa Clara (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (3 Total)

Biography

At the 1967 World University Games, Linda Gustavson of Cabrillo College was a medalist in the 100m and 200m freestyle and in both relays. The following year she added to her collection by winning a complete set of medals at the Mexico Olympics. She also won a gold in the freestyle relay at the 1967 Pan-American Games, but despite these manifold successes she managed only one victory at the AAU Championships, when she won the indoor 200y freestyle for the Santa Clara SC in 1969.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle United States USA 3 Bronze
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 400 metres Freestyle United States USA 2 Silver
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold OR

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Final 3 1:00.3
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat Three 2 QU 1:00.6
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Round One Heat Five 1 QU 1:00.8

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Final 2 4:35.5
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Round One Heat Four 1 QU 4:41.4

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States USA Final 1 OR 4:02.5 1:00.5 2:01.7
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 QU 4:11.1 1:02.2 2:04.1