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Marjorie McQuade

Full name: Marjorie Anne McQuade (-Bennett)
Gender: Female
Born: July 16, 1934
Affiliations: Melbourne Swimming Club, Melbourne (AUS)
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Swimming

Related Olympians: Wife of Peter Bennett.

Biography

Marjorie McQuade had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1950 British Empire Games 110 yards Freestyle, 1st in the 1950 British Empire Games 4×110 yards Freestyle Relay (with Denise Spencer, Denise Norton and Judy-Joy Davies), 1st in the 1950 British Empire Games 3×110 yards Medley Relay (with Judy-Joy Davies and Nancy Lyons). She also competed in the 440 yards Freestyle, but was eliminated in the heats.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 14 London Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle Australia AUS 6 h1 r2/3
1952 Summer 17 Helsinki Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle Australia AUS 7 h1 r2/3

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1948 Summer 14 London Swimming Australia Semi-Finals Heat One 6 1:09.6
1948 Summer 14 London Swimming Australia Round One Heat Three 3 QC 1:08.5
1952 Summer 17 Helsinki Swimming Australia Semi-Finals Heat One 7 1:08.2
1952 Summer 17 Helsinki Swimming Australia Round One Heat Six 2 QU 1:07.9