Nicole Goullieux

Nicole Goullieux (born 15 July 1931 in Paris) is a former French athlete, who specialized in the 800 meters and in Cross Country.

Nicole Goullieux
Personal information
NationalityFrench
Born15 July 1931 (1931-07-15) (age 89)
Paris, France
Years active1952-1963
Height1.61 m (5 ft 3 in)
Sport
Event(s)800m, cross country running
ClubRacing Club de France

BiographyEdit

She won six titles French National 800m Championships in 1952, 1953, 1957, 1958, 1959 and 1962. She also won five French Cross Country Championships, between the years of 1956 to 1963

In 1959, she won the gold medal in the 800 m during the Summer Universiade, at Turin in the time 2:11.1. She participated in the 1960 Olympics at Rome, but did not advance past the first round of the 800 m trials.

Nicole Goullieux three times improved the French 800 meters record running 2:12.7 and 2:10.5 in 1955 and 2:09.5 in 1959.

Prize listEdit

RecordsEdit

Personal Bests
Event Performance Location Date
800 m 2:09.5 1959

Notes and referencesEdit

  • Fédération Française d'Athlétisme, ed. (2003), Docathlé 2003, pp. 40, 117, 176, 406, ISBN 2-9512343-3-3

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