Kathleen Hersey United States

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

21 Feb 1990

Height

1.8m

Weight

75kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

SWIMMING

Kathleen Hersey competed in SWIMMING

Did you know?

  • Swimming has 34 medal events at London 2012, including two open water 10km events in Hyde Park's Serpentine.
  • At the first Olympic Games all swimming events were held in open water. London 1908 was the first to use an indoor pool.
  • The USA’s Michael Phelps won an incredible eight gold medals in Beijing. The Baltimore Bullet is aiming to add to his record total of 14 Olympic gold medals in London.
  • Great Britain won six swimming medals at the 2008 Olympics, finishing third in the medal table behind the United States and Australia.
  • The new Aquatics Centre being used at London 2012 has a spectacular wave-like roof that is 160m long and up to 80m wide.

Results for Kathleen Hersey

Date Event Rank Mark
1 Aug Women's 200m Butterfly Final 4 2:05.78
31 Jul Women's 200m Butterfly Semi-finals, Heat 2 1 2:05.90
31 Jul Women's 200m Butterfly Heats, Heat 4 1 2:06.41

Head to Head

Kathleen Hersey vs Ellen Gandy

Kathleen Hersey

Kathleen Hersey United States flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

2:05.78 Women's 200m Butterfly

Height

1.8m (5'11")

Weight

75kg

Age

25

Ellen Gandy

Ellen Gandy Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

6

London 2012 results

2:09.92 Women's 200m Butterfly

Height

1.69m (5'7")

Weight

62kg

Age

23

View the London 2012 medallist table