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Jacqueline Mazéas

Full name: Jacqueline Mazéas (Martin-)
Gender: Female
Born: October 10, 1920 in Denain, Nord, France
Died: July 9, 2012 in Darnétal, Seine-Maritime, France
Affiliations: Individuelle Normandie
Country: FRA France
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Jacqueline Mazéas started her career rather late, at the age of 23, afte she had finished her studies and gotten married. In 1946 she was French champion and set the French record, but was not selected for the European Championships, as the French took only a small female contingent. She repeated as French discus champion in 1947. In 1948 she became the first Frenchwoman to surpass 40 metres in the discus, recording 40.49 at a meet in Amsterdam on 13 June. She represented GA Rouen during her career.

Personal Best: DT – 40.49 (1948).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 27 London Athletics Women's Discus Throw France FRA 3 Bronze

Women's Discus Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1948 Summer 27 London Athletics France Final Standings 3 40.47