Full name: Dorothy Gladys Manley (-Hall, -Parlett)
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 112 lbs (51 kg)
Born: April 29, 1927 in West Ham, Greater London, Great Britain
Affiliations: Essex Ladies Athletic Club, East Ham (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
Related Olympians: Wife of John Parlett.
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Dorothy Manley had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1948 Olympics 100 metres; 2nd in the 1950 British Empire Games 220-110-220-110 yards Relay (with Doris Batter, Margaret Walker, and Sylvia Cheeseman), 3rd in the 1950 British Empire Games 110-220-110 yards Relay (with Margaret Walker, and Sylvia Cheeseman). In the 1950 British Empire Games high jump she finished fourth, but in the 100 yards as well as in the 220 yards she was eliminated in the heats. In the British Empire Games she competed for England under her married name Dorothy Hall.
Personal Best: 100 – 12.0 (1948).
|1948 Summer||21||London||Athletics||Women's 100 metres||Great Britain||GBR||2||Silver|
|1948 Summer||21||London||Athletics||Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay||Great Britain||GBR||4|
|1948 Summer||21||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Final||2||12.2||at 0.20||6|
|1948 Summer||21||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||1||QU||12.4||12.5|
|1948 Summer||21||London||Athletics||Great Britain||Round One||Heat Six||1||QU||12.1||12.3|
|1948 Summer||21||London||Athletics||Great Britain||GBR||Final||4||48.0||at 0.48||3|
|1948 Summer||21||London||Athletics||Great Britain||GBR||Round One||Heat Two||1||QU||48.4||48.4|