|Full name||Ethel Minnie Lackie|
|National team||United States|
February 10, 1907|
|Died||December 15, 1979
Newbury Park, California
|Height||5 ft 4 in (1.63 m)|
|Club||Illinois Athletic Club|
Ethel Minnie Lackie (February 10, 1907 – December 15, 1979), also known by her married name Ethel Watkins, was an American competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and world record-holder.
Lackie represented the United States at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris. Individually, she won a gold medal in the women's 100-meter freestyle, finishing with a time of 1:12.4, and leading an American medal sweep of the event. She also won a second gold medal as a member of the first-place U.S. team in the women's 4×100-meter freestyle relay, together with American teammates Euphrasia Donnelly, Gertrude Ederle and Mariechen Wehselau. The U.S. relay team set a new world record of 4:58.8 in the event final.
- List of Olympic medalists in swimming (women)
- World record progression 100 metres freestyle
- World record progression 4 × 100 metres freestyle relay
- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Athletes, Ethel Lackie. Retrieved November 22, 2012.
- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, Swimming at the 1924 Paris Summer Games, Women's 100 metres Freestyle Final. Retrieved November 22, 2012.
- Sports-Reference.com, Olympic Sports, United States Swimming at the 1924 Paris Summer Games. Retrieved November 22, 2012.
- Ethel Lackie – Olympic athlete profile at Sports-Reference.com
- Ethel Lackie (USA) – Honor Swimmer profile at International Swimming Hall of Fame
|Women's 100-meter freestyle
world record-holder (long course)
January 28, 1926 – August 7, 1929
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