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Jack Wardrop

Full name: John Caldwell "Jack" Wardrop
Gender: Male
Born: May 26, 1932
Affiliations: Motherwell Swimming Club,
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Swimming

Related Olympians: Twin brother of Bert Wardrop.

Biography

Jack Wardrop had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 440 yards Freestyle, 3rd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 3×110 yards Medley Relay (with [John Service] and [Bert Wardrop]). In the British Empire Games he competed for Scotland.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 16 London Swimming Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle Great Britain GBR 3 h1 r1/3
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Men's 100 metres Freestyle Great Britain GBR 6 h1 r2/3
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Men's 400 metres Freestyle Great Britain GBR 5
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay Great Britain GBR 6
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Swimming Men's 400 metres Freestyle Great Britain GBR 1 h2 r1/2
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Swimming Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay Great Britain GBR 6

Men's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Great Britain Semi-Finals Heat One 6 59.4
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Great Britain Round One Heat Seven 1 QU 58.9

Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Great Britain Final 5 4:39.9
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Great Britain Semi-Finals Heat One 3 QU 4:41.1
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Great Britain Round One Heat One 1 QU 4:43.7
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Swimming Great Britain Round One Heat Two 1 4:39.8

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1948 Summer 16 London Swimming Great Britain Round One Heat One 3 20:43.0

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Great Britain GBR Final 6 8:52.9 2:09.7 8:52.9
1952 Summer 20 Helsinki Swimming Great Britain GBR Round One Heat One 2 QU 8:59.7 2:09.5 8:59.7
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Swimming Great Britain GBR Final 6 8:45.2 2:08.4 8:45.2
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Swimming Great Britain GBR Round One Heat Two 1 QU 8:39.1 2:07.7 8:39.1
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