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Gladys Priestley

Full name: Gladys Jean Priestley (-Watson)
Gender: Female
Born: June 17, 1938 in Montréal, Québec, Canada
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Swimming

Biography

Gladys Priestley had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1955 Pan American Games 4×100 metre freestyle (with Virginia Grant, Helen Stewart, and Beth Whittall).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 14 Helsinki Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle Canada CAN 6 h4 r1/3
1952 Summer 14 Helsinki Swimming Women's 400 metres Freestyle Canada CAN 6 h3 r1/3
1952 Summer 14 Helsinki Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay Canada CAN 5 h2 r1/2
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle Canada CAN 7 h4 r1/3
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Women's 400 metres Freestyle Canada CAN 4 h2 r1/2
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay Canada CAN 5

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1952 Summer 14 Helsinki Swimming Canada Round One Heat Four 6 1:13.4
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Canada Round One Heat Four 7 1:09.2

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1952 Summer 14 Helsinki Swimming Canada Round One Heat Three 6 5:52.7
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Canada Round One Heat Two 4 5:27.5

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1952 Summer 14 Helsinki Swimming Canada CAN Round One Heat Two 5 4:54.8 1:11.8 3:43.3
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Canada CAN Final 5 4:28.3 1:07.1 2:14.2
1956 Summer 18 Melbourne Swimming Canada CAN Round One Heat Two 3 QU 4:29.3 1:07.7 2:14.4