Fun Fact: When America Banned Female Olympic Swimmers

Fun facts about Olympic swimming

Olympic swimming events opened for women competitors in 1912, however zero of those athletes were from the United States. Officials at the time did not approve of women competing in such attire. Medals were instead won by Australia (with help from New Zealand), Great Britain, Germany, and Austria.

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