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Frances Schroth

Full name: Frances Cowells Schroth
Gender: Female
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Born: April 11, 1893 in Toledo, Ohio, United States
Died: October 6, 1961 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Affiliations: Athens Athletic Club, Oakland (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Related Olympians: Wife of George Schroth.

Medals: 1 Gold, 2 Bronze (3 Total)

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Biography

Mrs. Frances Schroth, from Oakland, California, shared with Ethelda Bleibtrey the distinction of winning three swimming medals at the 1920 Olympics. She was married to George Schroth, also a noted swimmer, who won a bronze medal as a member of the 1924 U.S. water polo team.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle United States USA 3 Bronze
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 300 metres Freestyle United States USA 3 Bronze
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold WR

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Swimming United States Final 3 1:17.2
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat One 1 QU/OR 1:18.0

Women's 300 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Swimming United States Final 3 4:52.0
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Swimming United States Semi-Finals Heat Three 2 QU 5:03.2

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 27 Antwerpen Swimming United States USA Final Standings 1 WR 5:11.6
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