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Cathy Jamison

Full name: Catherine "Cathy" Jamison (-Imwalle)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-7 (171 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: March 26, 1950 in Portland, Oregon, United States
Affiliations: Santa Clara Swim Club, Santa Clara (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming


Cathy Jamison swam for Woodrow Wilson High School in Portland, Oregon, and tried to make the 1964 Olympic team but did qualify at the US Trials. Later swimming for the Santa Clara Swim Club and Santa Clara University, she qualified for the 1968 US Olympic team by placing second in the 200 metre breaststroke at the final trials. She never competed again after the Olympics although she continued to swim for exercise and fun. Jamison, later as Cathy Imwalle, settled in Bend, Oregon, where she coached swimming at the Bend Swim Club and Mountain View High School.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 200 metres Breaststroke United States USA 5

Women's 200 metres Breaststroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 1cT 1cR 100-200m
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Final 5 2:48.4 1:20.5 5 1:27.9 (5)
1968 Summer 18 Ciudad de México Swimming United States Round One Heat Three 2 Q 2:50.1 1:21.6 2 1:28.5 (2)
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