Full name: John James Monckton
Height: 6-3.5 (192 cm)
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: October 28, 1938 in Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
Affiliations: ?, New South Wales, (AUS)
Related Olympians: Husband of Maureen Giles.
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
John Monckton had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1956 Olympics 100 metres Backstroke; 1st in the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 110 yards Backstroke, 1st in the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 4×110 yards Medley Relay (with Gary Chapman, John Devitt, and Terry Gathercole).
|1956 Summer||18||Melbourne||Swimming||Men's 100 metres Backstroke||Australia||AUS||2||Silver|
|1960 Summer||21||Roma||Swimming||Men's 100 metres Backstroke||Australia||AUS||7|
|1956 Summer||18||Melbourne||Swimming||Australia||Semi-Finals||Heat One||1||QU||1:04.1|
|1956 Summer||18||Melbourne||Swimming||Australia||Round One||Heat Four||1||QU/OR||1:03.4|
|1960 Summer||21||Roma||Swimming||Australia||Semi-Finals||Heat One||4||QU||1:03.8|
|1960 Summer||21||Roma||Swimming||Australia||Round One||Heat One||1||QU||1:04.4|