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Toy Dorgan

Full name: Toy Joan Dorgan (-Martin)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: December 29, 1946 in Springfield, Illinois, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Speed Skating

Related Olympians: Wife of Ross Martin; Mother of Boyd Martin.

Biography

Toy Dorgan was on the US national speed skating team in 1967-68. She attended the University of Minnesota, graduating in 1970. Dorgan later emigrated to Australia, marrying Australian Olympic cross-country skier Ross Martin. There she took up cross-country skiing, winning the Australian national title in that sport five times. She also began orienteering, representing Australia internationally in that sport. Dorgan-Martin became a writer, writing a series of children's books on horses and horse riding, called the Taronga Road Riders.

Personal Bests: 500 – 47.9 (1968); 1000 – 1:39.4 (1968); 1500 – 2:33.8 (1968); 3000 – 5:17.6 (1968).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Winter 21 Grenoble Speed Skating Women's 3,000 metres United States USA 14

Women's 3,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 2c 6c 1k 1.4k 1.8k 2.2k 2.6k
1968 Winter 21 Grenoble Speed Skating United States Final Standings 14 5:17.6 22 1:01 1:42 2:23 3:05 3:48 4:32
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