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Lise Koch

Full name: Henny Lise Koch
Gender: Female
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: September 7, 1938 in Aarhus, Midtjylland, Denmark
Died: February 29, 2004
Affiliations: IK Skovbakken, Århus (DEN)
Country: DEN Denmark
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Lise Koch won the Danish javelin title from 1957-61. She set her first Danish record in 1958 and was the first Danish woman to throw past 50 metres, which she did with 50.22 in 1960. She competed at the 1958 European championships but did not qualify for the finals. She also played on the Danish national handball team and won a silver medal at the 1962 World Championships.

Personal Best: JT – 50.22 (1960).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Women's Javelin Throw Denmark DEN 18 QR

Women's Javelin Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Denmark Qualifying Round 18 43.01
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Denmark Qualifying Round Round One 15 43.01
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Denmark Qualifying Round Round Two 18 foul 43.01
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Denmark Qualifying Round Round Three NP 40.36