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Olive McKean

Full name: Mary Olive McKean (-Mucha)
Gender: Female
Born: August 10, 1915 in Chehalis, Washington, United States
Died: March 31, 2006 in Troutdale, Oregon, United States
Affiliations: WAC, Seattle (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

After placing third in the 100m freestyle at the 1936 U.S. Final Trials, Olive McKean of the Washington AC placed fifth in the Olympic final in Berlin. She later won a bronze medal with the freestyle relay team. McKean was the AAU outdoor 100m freestyle champion in 1934 and 1935, and indoors she won the AAU 100y title in 1934.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle United States USA 6
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 3 Bronze

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Swimming United States Final 6 1:08.4
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 QU 1:08.9
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Swimming United States Round One Heat Two 3 QU 1:09.3

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Swimming United States USA Final 3 4:40.2
1936 Summer 20 Berlin Swimming United States USA Round One Heat One 1 QU 4:47.1