Full name: James Crapo "Jim" Cristy, Jr.
Born: January 22, 1913 in Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: June 7, 1989 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Lake Shore AC, Chicago (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)
Jim Cristy won his Olympic bronze while he was attending the University of Michigan. In 1936, representing the Lake Shore AC of Chicago, he placed third in the 1,500m free at the U.S. Trials, but was eliminated in the semi-finals in Berlin.
|1932 Summer||19||Los Angeles||Swimming||Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle||United States||USA||3||Bronze|
|1936 Summer||23||Berlin||Swimming||Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle||United States||USA||4 h1 r2/3|
|1932 Summer||19||Los Angeles||Swimming||United States||Final||3||19:39.5|
|1932 Summer||19||Los Angeles||Swimming||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat One||3||Q||20:06.9|
|1932 Summer||19||Los Angeles||Swimming||United States||Round One||Heat Two||1||Q||19:58.4|
|1936 Summer||23||Berlin||Swimming||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat One||4||20:25.8|
|1936 Summer||23||Berlin||Swimming||United States||Round One||Heat Four||1||Q||20:26.5|