Joseph Whiteside

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Joseph Whiteside
Personal information
Full name Joseph Whiteside
National team  Great Britain
Born (1906-08-04)4 August 1906
Bolton, England
Died October 1990 (aged 84)
Manchester, England
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle
Club South Manchester SC

Joseph Whiteside (4 August 1906 – October 1990) was an English competition swimmer who represented Great Britain in the Olympics, and England in the British Empire Games, during the late 1920s and early 1930s. White competed in freestyle swimming events.

At the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands, he was a member of the British men's team that finished sixth in the 4×200-metre freestyle relay.

Four years later at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, he finished fifth with the British team in the 4×200-metre freestyle relay. In the 100 metre freestyle contest he was eliminated in the first round.

At the 1930 Empire Games he won the silver medal with the English team in 4×200-yard freestyle relay competition. In the 400-yard freestyle he finished fourth.

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