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
Medalists
Gold medal    Canada
Silver medal    United States
Bronze medal    United States
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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]

Results[edit]

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

Heats[edit]

Final[edit]

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
5 - - -
6 - - -
7 - - -
8 - - -

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