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Jill Johnson

Full name: Jill Kristen Johnson (-Chasson)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: June 8, 1969 in Lutherville, Maryland, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Biography

Jill Johnson was a breaststroker who swam in college at Stanford. She was NCAA champion in the 200 breast as a senior, in 1990. She competed internationally that year at both the Goodwill Games and the World Championships, finishing fourth in both events in the 200 breast. In 1991 she was chosen for the Pan Pacific team, placing 10th. Johnson made the 1992 US Olympic team while she was studying in law school. She retired after the Barcelona Olympics to focus on her studies. She later used her legal degree to serve as legal liaison for USA Swimming to the US Olympic Committee and serving on the USOC Athlete’s Advisory Council.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Swimming Women's 200 metres Breaststroke United States USA 14

Women's 200 metres Breaststroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 5dT 5dR 1cT 1cR 1.5cT 1.5cR 50-100m 100-150m 150-200m
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Swimming United States B Final 6 2:33.89 35.55 7 1:14.16 7 1:52.61 2 38.61 (5) 38.45 (1) 41.28 (7)
1992 Summer 23 Barcelona Swimming United States Round One Heat Four 2 q 2:30.80 35.38 6 1:13.53 3 1:51.78 2 38.15 (1) 38.25 (1) 39.02 (2)
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