|Full name||Carin Alice Cone|
|National team||United States|
April 18, 1940 |
Huntington, New York
|Height||5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)|
|Weight||130 lb (59 kg)|
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.
She competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia, where she received a silver medal in the women's 100-meter backstroke, having the same time (1:12.9 – new world record) as Judy Grinham who was judged as winner. She received two gold medals at the 1959 Pan American Games in Chicago.
Cone set seven backstroke world records during her career.
- List of Olympic medalists in swimming (women)
- List of University of Houston people
- World record progression 4 × 100 metres medley relay
- "1956 Olympics – Melbourne, Australia – Swimming" – 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.
- Carin Cone – Olympic athlete profile at Sports-Reference.com
- Carin Cone (USA) – Honor Swimmer profile at International Swimming Hall of Fame
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