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Nina Harmer

Full name: Nina Adams Harmer (-Thompson)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: December 11, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: Vesper Boat Club, Philadelphia (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Nina Harmer was a backstroker who grew up around Philadelphia. She swam at the 1960 and 1964 Olympics in the 100 metre backstroke and swam heats of the medley relay at Tokyo in 1964. Harmer won a gold medal in the 100 back at the 1963 Pan American Games. In 1961 she won the 100 and 200 metre backstrokes at the AAU outdoors and won the AAU indoors in the 100 yard back. Harmer later married and became Nina Thompson. She swam occasionally in masters events.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 14 Roma Swimming Women's 100 metres Backstroke United States USA 3 h4 r1/2
1964 Summer 18 Tokyo Swimming Women's 100 metres Backstroke United States USA 5
1964 Summer 18 Tokyo Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay United States USA 1 Gold

Women's 100 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1960 Summer 14 Roma Swimming United States Round One Heat Four 3 1:13.8
1964 Summer 18 Tokyo Swimming United States Final 5 1:09.4
1964 Summer 18 Tokyo Swimming United States Round One Heat One 1 Q 1:09.8

Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1964 Summer 18 Tokyo Swimming United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 1:10.4 1:10.4 1
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