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Elenor Gordon

Helen Orr Gordon (born May 10, 1934 in Hamilton) was a Scottish swimmer, who later became known as Elenor Gordon. She was the talented daughter of the Hamilton Baths manager, and in 1952 won an Olympic bronze medal in the 200 m breaststroke.

From 1947 until 1957 she was Scottish 200 m breaststroke champion. In 1950 she received the Nancy Riach memorial medal for her services to swimming. She was inducted into the Scottish Sports Hall of Fame in 2003.

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