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Betty Grimes

Full name: Helen Elizabeth "Betty" Grimes (-Lindley)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Born: October 25, 1899 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: March 18, 1976 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Affiliations: Minneapolis Athletic Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Diving


Betty Grimes competed in plain high diving, an event no longer held at the Olympics, at Antwerpen in 1920. At the 1920 US Olympic Trials, she had placed fourth on platform and fifth on springboard. Grimes represented the Minneapolis Athletic Club in 1920. She later worked in radio advertising and married, becoming Betty Lindley.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Diving Women's Plain High United States USA 6

Women's Plain High

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank O PTS
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Diving United States Final 6 30 133.50
1920 Summer 20 Antwerpen Diving United States Round One Pool One 2 QU 13 156.00
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