|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Nicolaas Lingen "Lin"•Meiring|
|Born||22 October 1933 in Pietermaritzburg (RSA)|
Lin Meiring finished fourth in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 110 yards backstroke.
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1952 Summer Olympics||Swimming (Aquatics)||RSA||Lin Meiring|
|100 metres Backstroke, Men (Olympic)||8|