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|Born||6 March 1936 (age 85)|
|Event(s)||Long Jump, 80 metres Hurdles|
She won five French championship athletic championships: two in the Long jump in 1956 and 1958, two in the 80m hurdles in 1956 and 1958, and one in the pentathlon in 1955. She improved seven times the French record in the long jump, bringing it to 6.13m in 1958.
Marthe married René Djian (a Semi Finalist in the Olympics in the 800m). Her daughter, Mary, was selected by the French Combined Athletic Events Team while her youngest son, Francis, became indoor 400m champion of France in 2012 (Veteran). Her granddaughter, Soliane, was Vice-Champion in the Canadian Junior indoor 200m championship.
- French Championships in Athletics :
notes and referencesEdit
- "Athletics at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:Women's Long Jump". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 24 May 2015.
- Olympic profile for Martha Djian at sports-reference.com