Madeleine Cobb

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Violet Madeleine Cobb (née Weston, born 3 July 1940) is a British sprinter.

Madeleine Cobb
Personal information
NationalityBritish
Born (1940-07-03) 3 July 1940 (age 79)
London, Great Britain
Sport
SportSprinting
Event(s)100 metres

Athletics careerEdit

She competed in the women's 100 metres at the 1964 Summer Olympics.[1]

She represented England and won a gold medal in the 4 x 110 Yard Relay and a bronze medal in the 100 yards at the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games in Cardiff, Wales.[2][3] Twelve years later (aged 30) she represented England again and won a silver medal in the 4 x 100 metres relay, at the 1970 British Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh, Scotland.[4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Madeleine Cobb Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 28 June 2017.
  2. ^ "Athletes and results". Commonwealth Games Federation.
  3. ^ "1958 Athletes". Team England.
  4. ^ "1970 Athletes". Team England.
  5. ^ "Edinburgh, 1970 Team". Team England.