Swimming at the 1967 Pan American Games – Women's 200 metre backstroke

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Women's 200 metre backstroke at the V Pan American Games
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Venue Pan Am Pool
Dates July 26 (preliminaries and finals)
Competitors - from - nations
Gold medal    Canada
Silver medal    United States
Bronze medal    United States

The women's 200 metre backstroke competition of the swimming events at the 1967 Pan American Games took place on 26 July at the Pan Am Pool.[1][2] It was the first appearance of this event in the Pan American Games.[3][4][5][6][7][8]

This race consisted of four lengths of the pool, all in backstroke.[9]


All times are in minutes and seconds.

KEY: q Fastest non-qualifiers Q Qualified GR Games record NR National record PB Personal best SB Seasonal best



The final was held on July 26.[1]

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
1st, gold medalist(s) Elaine Tanner  Canada 2:24.44 WR
2nd, silver medalist(s) Kendis Moore  United States 2:30.38
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Cathy Ferguson  United States 2:32.48
4 Jeanne Warren  Canada 2:35.33
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