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Bobby Rosenfeld

Full name: Fanny "Bobby" Rosenfeld
Gender: Female
Height: 5-6.5 (169 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: December 28, 1904 in Dnipropetrovsk, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
Died: November 13, 1969 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Affiliations: ?, Toronto (CAN)
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

A native of Odessa in the Ukraine, Rosenfeld moved to Canada as a child. She was working in a chocolate factory in 1923 when she took up sports and she eventually excelled in track, ice hockey, softball, and basketball. She competed after the 1928 Olympics, but crippling arthritis set in early and she retired from competition in 1933. She continued to stay active in sports as a coach and also wrote a sports column, Sports Reel, for the Toronto Globe & Mail. In 1950 she was named Canada's Female Athlete of the Half Century, and was also inducted into the Canadian Sports Hall of Fame.

Personal Bests: 100 – 12.3w (1928); 800 – 2.22.4 (1928).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Women's 100 metres Canada CAN 2 Silver
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Women's 800 metres Canada CAN 5
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay Canada CAN 1 Gold WR

Women's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T L
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Canada Final 2 12.3 6
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Canada Semi-Finals Heat One 1 QU/OR 12.4
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Canada Round One Heat Seven 1 QU/OR 12.6

Women's 800 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Canada Final 5 2:22.4
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Canada Round One Heat One 3 QU

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T L
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Canada CAN Final 1 WR 48.4 1
1928 Summer 23 Amsterdam Athletics Canada CAN Round One Heat One 1 QU/WR 49.3
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