Sharon Lynn Wichman (born May 13, 1952), also known her married name Sharon Jones, is an American former competition swimmer and Olympic champion. She represented the United States as a 16-year-old at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, having qualified to compete in both breaststroke events. Wichman received a gold medal for winning the women's 200-meter breaststroke (2:44.4), beating Đurđica Bjedov of Yugoslavia by two seconds. She also received a bronze medal for her third place in the women's 100-meter breaststroke (1:16.1), finishing behind Bjedov (1:15.8) and Soviet swimmer Galina Prozumenshchikova (1:15.9).

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  • Sharon Wichman (* 13. Mai 1952) ist eine ehemalige US-amerikanische Schwimmerin. Bei den Olympischen Spielen 1968 in Mexiko-Stadt wurde sie im Alter von 16 Jahren Olympiasiegerin über 200 m Brust und konnte über 100 m Brust die Bronzemedaille gewinnen.Weitere Titel konnte sie nicht erringen, da sie ihre Laufbahn früh beendete, um das normale Leben eines Teenagers führen zu können.Im Jahr 1991 wurde sie in die Ruhmeshalle des internationalen Schwimmsports aufgenommen. (de)
  • Sharon Wichman, née le 13 mai 1952 à Détroit, est une nageuse américaine. (fr)
  • Sharon Wichman (Fort Wayne, 13 de maio de 1952) é uma ex-nadadora dos Estados Unidos, ganhadora de uma medalha de ouro e uma de bronze nos Jogos Olímpicos da Cidade do México em 1968. Entrou no International Swimming Hall of Fame em 1991. (pt)
  • Sharon Lynn Wichman (ur. 13 maja 1952), amerykańska pływaczka. Dwukrotna medalistka olimpijska z Meksyku. Specjalizowała się w stylu klasycznym. Igrzyska w 1968 był jej jedyną olimpiadą. W Meksyku triumfowała na dystansie 200 metrów stylem klasycznym i była trzecia na dwukrotnie krótszym dystansie. W 1991 została przyjęta do International Swimming Hall of Fame. (pl)
  • Sharon Lynn Wichman (born May 13, 1952), also known her married name Sharon Jones, is an American former competition swimmer and Olympic champion. She represented the United States as a 16-year-old at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, having qualified to compete in both breaststroke events. Wichman received a gold medal for winning the women's 200-meter breaststroke (2:44.4), beating Đurđica Bjedov of Yugoslavia by two seconds. She also received a bronze medal for her third place in the women's 100-meter breaststroke (1:16.1), finishing behind Bjedov (1:15.8) and Soviet swimmer Galina Prozumenshchikova (1:15.9). Wichman was born in Detroit, Michigan, and graduated in 1970 from R. Nelson Snider High School in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She married David Jones in 1973, and lives in nearby Churubusco, Indiana. She has two sons. She was inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame as an "Honor Swimmer" in 1991. (en)
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  • Sharon Wichman (* 13. Mai 1952) ist eine ehemalige US-amerikanische Schwimmerin. Bei den Olympischen Spielen 1968 in Mexiko-Stadt wurde sie im Alter von 16 Jahren Olympiasiegerin über 200 m Brust und konnte über 100 m Brust die Bronzemedaille gewinnen.Weitere Titel konnte sie nicht erringen, da sie ihre Laufbahn früh beendete, um das normale Leben eines Teenagers führen zu können.Im Jahr 1991 wurde sie in die Ruhmeshalle des internationalen Schwimmsports aufgenommen. (de)
  • Sharon Wichman, née le 13 mai 1952 à Détroit, est une nageuse américaine. (fr)
  • Sharon Wichman (Fort Wayne, 13 de maio de 1952) é uma ex-nadadora dos Estados Unidos, ganhadora de uma medalha de ouro e uma de bronze nos Jogos Olímpicos da Cidade do México em 1968. Entrou no International Swimming Hall of Fame em 1991. (pt)
  • Sharon Lynn Wichman (ur. 13 maja 1952), amerykańska pływaczka. Dwukrotna medalistka olimpijska z Meksyku. Specjalizowała się w stylu klasycznym. Igrzyska w 1968 był jej jedyną olimpiadą. W Meksyku triumfowała na dystansie 200 metrów stylem klasycznym i była trzecia na dwukrotnie krótszym dystansie. W 1991 została przyjęta do International Swimming Hall of Fame. (pl)
  • Sharon Lynn Wichman (born May 13, 1952), also known her married name Sharon Jones, is an American former competition swimmer and Olympic champion. She represented the United States as a 16-year-old at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, having qualified to compete in both breaststroke events. Wichman received a gold medal for winning the women's 200-meter breaststroke (2:44.4), beating Đurđica Bjedov of Yugoslavia by two seconds. She also received a bronze medal for her third place in the women's 100-meter breaststroke (1:16.1), finishing behind Bjedov (1:15.8) and Soviet swimmer Galina Prozumenshchikova (1:15.9). (en)
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