Patricia Norton had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1938 British Empire Games 110 yards Backstroke, 2nd in the 1938 British Empire Games 4×110 yards Freestyle Relay (with Evelyn de Lacy and the non-Olympians Dorothy Green and Margaret Rawson), 3rd in the 1938 British Empire Games 3×110 yards Medley Relay (with Evelyn de Lacy and the non-Olympian Valerie George). She also competed in the 1938 British Empire Games 440 yards Freestyle.
|1936 Summer||17||Berlin||Swimming||Women's 100 metres Backstroke||Australia||AUS||6 h1 r2/3|
|1936 Summer||17||Berlin||Swimming||Australia||Semi-Finals||Heat One||6||1:21.9|
|1936 Summer||17||Berlin||Swimming||Australia||Round One||Heat Two||4||QU||1:22.3|