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Jane Gylling

Full name: Jane Hilda Charlotta Gylling (-Palm)
Gender: Female
Born: April 6, 1902 in Visby, Gotland, Sweden
Died: March 10, 1961 in Örgryte, Göteborg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Affiliations: SK Najaden, Göteborg (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Jane Gylling was Sweden's fastest female freestyle swimmer shortly after World War I. She won the national 100 metre freestyle title in 1918-19, succeeding [Emmy Machnow]. Gylling was active from 1914-24. She was also one of the founders of Göteborg’s Najaden Swimming Club. After her active career Gylling worked as swimming instructor.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 18 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle Sweden SWE 6
1920 Summer 18 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 300 metres Freestyle Sweden SWE 6
1920 Summer 18 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay Sweden SWE 3 Bronze
1924 Summer 22 Paris Swimming Women's 400 metres Freestyle Sweden SWE 4 h3 r1/3

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 18 Antwerpen Swimming Sweden Final 6
1920 Summer 18 Antwerpen Swimming Sweden Semi-Finals Heat Three 2 Q 1:25.6

Women's 300 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 18 Antwerpen Swimming Sweden Final 6
1920 Summer 18 Antwerpen Swimming Sweden Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 q 5:04.8

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1924 Summer 22 Paris Swimming Sweden Round One Heat Three 4 7:55.0

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1920 Summer 18 Antwerpen Swimming Sweden SWE Final Standings 3
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