|Full name||Elizabeth Alberta Tancock|
February 2, 1911|
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Died||May 28, 2009
|Club||University of Toronto
Women's Swim Club
In 1932 she was a member of the Canadian relay team that finished fourth in the 4x100-metre freestyle relay. In the 400-metre freestyle, she was eliminated in the first round. She also represented Canada in the 1930 and 1934 British Empire Games.
From 1962 to 1980 Tancock worked at administration at York University in Toronto. At the time of her death at the age of 98, on May 28, 2009, Tancock was believed to be Canada's oldest living Olympic competitor.
- U of T Sports Hall of Fame List
- Betty Tancock's obituary
- CTV: 1932 Canadian Olympian dies at 98
- "Britain's oldest living Olympian celebrates 100 years", CTVOlympics.ca (May 14, 2009). Retrieved June 2, 2009).
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