Carin Alice Cone (born April 18, 1940), also known by her married name Carin Cone Vanderbush, is an American former competition swimmer, Olympic medalist, and former world record-holder.
Carin Cone in 1957
|Full name||Carin Alice Cone|
|National team||United States|
|Born||April 18, 1940|
Huntington, New York, U.S.
|Height||5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)|
|Weight||130 lb (59 kg)|
She competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia, where she won a silver medal in the 100-meter backstroke, having the same time (1:12.9 – new world record) as Judy Grinham who was judged as winner. She also won two gold medals at the 1959 Pan American Games in Chicago.
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- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Carin Cone". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
- "1956 Olympics – Melbourne, Australia – Swimming" Archived 2007-09-04 at the Wayback Machine – databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on May 3, 2008)
- "Swimming – Pan American Games – Women: 100 m Backstroke" Archived March 28, 2008, at the Wayback Machine– sports123.com (Retrieved on May 3, 2008)
- International Swimming Hall of Fame, Honorees, Carin Cone (USA). Retrieved on April 13, 2015.
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