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Kay Lunda

Full name: Kathryn Ann "Kay" Lunda (-Vandevrede)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'6" (167 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: April 28, 1957 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Affiliations: Madison Speed Skating Club, Madison (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Speed Skating

Biography

Kay Lunda competed for the Madison Speed Skating Club. In 1969 she was US outdoor midget division champion. In 1970 she was in the juvenile class, winning the US indoor title, and placing second outdoors. In 1971 she won the US juvenile outdoors title. In addition to her Olympic appearance, Lunda competed at the 1973 World Junior Championships, placing third all-round and second in the 500 and 1,000 distances. Lunda had a twin sister, Kathy Lunda, who also competed in speed skating.

Personal Bests: 500 – 44.27 (1972); 1000 – 1:33.0 (1972); 1500 – 2:29.4 (1972); 3000 – 5:32.7 (1973).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Winter 14 Sapporo Speed Skating Women's 500 metres United States USA 7

Women's 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 1c
1972 Winter 14 Sapporo Speed Skating United States Final Standings 7 44.95 11.23