Australian Aths History
Marjorie NELSON (Jackson) (NSW)
Female       b. 13 Sep 1931
IAAF Profile
Competition   Event Position Result
International Competition
1950 Commonwealth Games  100 yards 1/17 Ht1 1st 10.8; SF1 1st 10.9; Final 1st 10.8
  220 yards 1/17 Ht1 1st 24.8; SF1 1st 24.9; Final 1st 24.3
  440 yards medley relay 1 Final 1st 47.9
  660 yards medley relay 1 Final 1st 1:13.4
1952 Olympic Games  100 metres 1/56 Ht8 1st 11.6(11.86); QF1 1st 11.6(11.84); SF1 1st 11.5(11.75); Final 1st 11.5(11.67)
  200 metres 1/38 Ht3 1st 23.6(23.73); SF1 1st 23.4(23.59); Final 1st 23.7(23.89)
  4 x 100 metres 5 Ht1 1st 46.1(46.22); Final 5th 46.6 (46.86) (Dropped baton at last change)
1954 Commonwealth Games  100 yards 1/16 Ht1 1st 10.9; Final 1st 10.7
  220 yards 1/13 Ht2 1st 24.3; Final 1st 24.0
  4 x 110 yards 1 Final 1st 46.8
 
National Competition
1949-50 Aust. T & F  100 yards 1 10.8
  220 yards 1 24.7
1951-52 Aust. T & F  100 yards 1 10.5(wa)
  220 yards 1 24.8
1953-54 Aust. T & F  100 yards 1 10.6
  220 yards 1 24.2

 

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