Marilyn Young (Wilson)

1943 –

Marilyn Wilson (Young) joined with Rosemary Lassig, Jan Andrew and the great Dawn Fraser to win the silver medal, behind the United States, in the inaugural staging of the women's 4 x 100 metres medley relay at Rome 1960. Gergaynia Beckett and Ilsa Konrads had swum in the heat and were replaced by Wilson and Fraser for the final. Wilson also swam in the 100 metres backstroke.

Olympic Results

Rome 1960 - Summer Olympic Games

100m Backstroke - Women
Heat 1:13.8 4th
Final Placing 15 / 30
4 x 100m Medley Relay - Women
Heat BECKETT, G; LASSIG, R; ANDREW, J; KONRADS, I 4:55.7 4
Final WILSON, M; LASSIG, R; ANDREW, J; FRASER, D 4:45.9 2  
Final Placing 2 / 13

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