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Carin Nilsson

Full name: Carin Maria Nilsson (-Lommerin)
Gender: Female
Born: December 10, 1904 in Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: December 20, 1999 in Branchville, New Jersey, United States
Affiliations: Stockholms KK, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Carin Nilsson’s most successful year was 1920. In addition to a bronze medal with the Swedish freestyle relay team at the Antwerpen Olympics she also won her only Swedish Championship in the 100 metre freestyle. Nilsson later emigrated to the United States, where she eventually died aged 95.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 15 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle Sweden SWE 6 h2 r1/2
1920 Summer 15 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 300 metres Freestyle Sweden SWE 3 h1 r1/2
1920 Summer 15 Antwerpen Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay Sweden SWE 3 Bronze

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1920 Summer 15 Antwerpen Swimming Sweden Semi-Finals Heat Two 6

Women's 300 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1920 Summer 15 Antwerpen Swimming Sweden Semi-Finals Heat One 3 5:07.0

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1920 Summer 15 Antwerpen Swimming Sweden SWE Final Standings 3
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