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Pam Kruse

Full name: Pamela Jean "Pam" Kruse
Gender: Female
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: June 3, 1950 in Miami, Florida, United States
Affiliations: Ft. Lauderdale Swim Association
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

At the 1967 Pan-American Games, Pam Kruse won the 200m freestyle, placed second in the 400m, and picked up a second gold in the freestyle relay The following year she concentrated on the longer distances and, after placing third in both the 400m and 800m freestyle at the U.S. Final Trials, won a silver medal in the 800m and placed fourth in the 400m at the Mexico Olympics. Pam Kruse graduated from Marymount College in Florida and competed for the Fort Lauderdale Swimming Association. She won two AAU indoor titles and one outdoors.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 400 metres Freestyle United States USA 4
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 800 metres Freestyle United States USA 2 Silver

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Final 4 4:37.2
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Round One Heat Three 1 QU 4:45.2

Women's 800 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Final 2 9:35.7
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Round One Heat Three 1 QU 9:49.8