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Pam Kurrell

Full name: Pamela Joan "Pam" Kurrell
Gender: Female
Height: 5'0" (153 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: January 6, 1939 in San Francisco, California, United States
Affiliations: Laurel Track Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Pam Kurrell was a discus thrower, who attended San Francisco Community College and competed for the Laurel Track Club. She competed in two Pan American Games, 1955 and 1959, winning a discus silver in 1959 after finishing eighth in 1955. Kurrell won the AAU Championship in 1956 in both the discus throw and the baseball throw, having won the baseball throw in 1955 as well, and winning the AAU Indoor basketball throw event.

Personal Best\: DT – 159-2 (48.51) (1960).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 17 Melbourne Athletics Women's Discus Throw United States USA 18 QR
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Women's Discus Throw United States USA 19 QR

Women's Discus Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1956 Summer 17 Melbourne Athletics United States Qualifying Round 18 40.49
1956 Summer 17 Melbourne Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round One 16 38.01
1956 Summer 17 Melbourne Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Two 17 40.49 40.49
1956 Summer 17 Melbourne Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Three NP 39.92
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics United States Qualifying Round 19 43.23
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round One 13 43.23
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Two 18 40.35 43.23
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Three NP 42.34