Grace Wood had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1950 British Empire Games 4×110 yards Freestyle Relay (with Helen Yate, Lillian Preece, and Margaret Wellington). She also competed in the 1950 British Empire Games 110 yards Freestyle and in the 1950 British Empire Games 440 yards Freestyle, but in both events she was eliminated in the heats. At the British Empire Games she competed for England.
|1952 Summer||19||Helsinki||Swimming||Women's 400 metres Freestyle||Great Britain||GBR||4 h1 r1/3|
|1952 Summer||19||Helsinki||Swimming||Great Britain||Round One||Heat One||4||5:31.2|