Carolyn Jane Schuler (born January 5, 1943) is an American former competition swimmer, two-time Olympic champion, and former world record-holder.
|Full name||Carolyn Jane Schuler|
|National team||United States|
|Born||January 5, 1943|
San Francisco, California
|Height||5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)|
|Weight||139 lb (63 kg)|
She represented the United States as a 17-year-old at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, where she won two gold medals. She received her first gold medal for winning the women's 100-meter butterfly, with a new Olympic record time of 1:09.5. She earned a second gold medal as a member of the first-place United States team in the women's 4×100-meter medley relay, together with teammates Lynn Burke (backstroke), Patty Kempner (breaststroke), and Chris von Saltza (freestyle). The winning U.S medley relay set a new world record of 4:41.1 in the event final.
- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Athletes, Carolyn Schuler. Retrieved March 11, 2015.
- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Swimming at the 1960 Roma Summer Games, Women's 100 metres Butterfly Final. Retrieved March 11, 2015.
- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Swimming at the 1960 Roma Summer Games, Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay Final. Retrieved March 11, 2015.
- International Swimming Hall of Fame, Honorees, Carolyn Schuler (USA) Archived August 13, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved March 11, 2015.
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Carolyn Schuler". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
- Carolyn Schuler (USA) – Honor Swimmer profile at International Swimming Hall of Fame
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