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John Monckton

Full name: John James Monckton
Gender: Male
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)
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Swimming

Related Olympians: Husband of Maureen Giles.

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

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]).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
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

Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Australia Final 2 1:03.2
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Australia Semi-Finals Heat One 1 Q 1:04.1
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Australia Round One Heat Four 1 Q/OR 1:03.4
1960 Summer 21 Roma Swimming Australia Final 7 1:04.1
1960 Summer 21 Roma Swimming Australia Semi-Finals Heat One 4 Q 1:03.8
1960 Summer 21 Roma Swimming Australia Round One Heat One 1 Q 1:04.4
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