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6 Apr 1902 Visby, Sweden
Female

Jane Gylling was Sweden's fastest female freestyle swimmer shortly after World War I. She won the national 100 metre freestyle title in 1918-19, succeeding Emmy Machnow. Gylling was active from 1914-24. She was also one of the founders of Göteborg’s Najaden Swimming Club. After her active career Gylling worked as swimming instructor.

Jane in numbers

2
Olympics
Olympics
1
medals
Gold medal: Silver medal: Bronze medal:1
  • Paris
    Paris 1924
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Paris
    Paris 1924
    • 4 h3 r1/3
      Swimming
      400 metres Freestyle
  • Antwerp
    Antwerp 1920
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Antwerp
    Antwerp 1920
    • 6
      Swimming
      100 metres Freestyle
    • 6
      Swimming
      300 metres Freestyle
    • 3 Bronze medal
      Swimming
      4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay

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