Mcb - Mcc - Mce - Mcg - Mck - Mcl
Rowing (3 gold, 1 bronze)
Every time together with Kathleen Heddle. They
are known as the "odd couple".
Olympic Competitor nr 815
B. Patricia Keller, 1930-05-12, Seal Beach, Cal, USA
Diving (4 gold)
The only female diver to score the diving double at two Games. She did her
second double at Melbourne only five months after giving birth to a son.
Her daughter Kelly would later win silver and bronze on the springboard.
Olympic Competitor nr 541
Speed Skating (1 gold, 1 silver)
B. 1878-07-29 in Ireland, represented the USA; D. 1954-05-16
Track and Field (2 gold, 1 silver)
|Shot Put, two-handed||silver||4000|
|56-lb Weight Throw||gold||9600|
Canoeing (3 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
|K1, 500 m||-||bronze||2560|
|K2, 500 m||gold||gold||9600|
|K2, 1000 m||-||silver||3000|
|K4, 1000 m||gold||-||3200|
Partner in K2 and K4 of Ian Ferguson.
Olympic Competitor nr 1036
Olympic Competitor nr 1401
Cycling - track (1 gold, 1 silver, 3 bronze)
B.1878-12-18, Ireland; D.1941-01-29 - USA National
Track and Field , Tug-of-War (1 gold, 2 silver)
|Tug of War||fifth||375|
One of three Irishmen who emigrated to the USA in search of Hammer glory
(together with John Flanagan and 1920 gold medal
winner Pat Ryan). He managed silver medals with
a 16 year interval ! At 45, he was the oldest medal winner in any Athletics
In Stockholm, the shortest of his six throws was 4 meters longer than the throw that won second place.
B. 1896-05-07, Great Britain; D. 1992-06-19
Tennis (1 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze)
Under her married name, Kitty Godfree, she would become famous in the late twentieth century for her frequent reappearances in the Wimbledon crowds.
B. 1964-09-30, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Rowing (2 gold, 1 silver)
Member of the "oarsome foursome" that won gold in 1992 and 1996, together with Nicholas Green and James Tomkins. In Sydney the two remaining members of the crew raced in separate boats, and both avoided Steven Redgrave who had chosen their category to win his fifth consecutive gold medal in.
Swimming (3 silver)
|400 m Individual Medley||silver||silver||10000|
|200 m Individual Medley||silver||4000|
There was no race over 200m at Montreal.
Swimming (1 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
|100 m Backstroke||bronze||silver||8840|
|4 x 100 m Medley Relay||gold||1600|
Swimming (3 gold, 1 silver)
|1500 m Free-style||gold||fourth||8000|
|400 m Free-style||silver||7th||4400|
|4 x 200 m Free-style Relay||gold||gold||3200|
Olympic Competitor nr 774
Written 2001-05-20 - last modified 2002-10-30
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