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Barbara Slater

Full name: Barbara J. Slater
Gender: Female
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
Weight: 106 lbs (48 kg)
Born: May 10, 1959 in Birmingham, West Midlands, Great Britain
Affiliations: Rettich & Bromsgrove Gymnastics Club
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Gymnastics

Related Olympians: Daughter of Bill Slater.

Biography

Barbara Slater came from a sporting background, her father Bill Slater was an international footballer and played for England in the 1958 World Cup whilst her uncle, John Warr, represented England at cricket. As well as her Olympic appearance she competed in European Championships for Great Britain.

A graduate of Birmingham and Oxford universities Slater worked for the BBC as a television commentator for the Moscow Olympics and later joined the corporation as a producer. She has been involved in the coverage of major sporting events such as The Open Golf Championships, Wimbledon and the London Marathon as well as the Olympic Games. In 2009 she was appointed the BBC’s Head of General Sports.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Women's Individual All-Around Great Britain GBR 68T QR
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Women's Floor Exercise Great Britain GBR 73T QR
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Women's Horse Vault Great Britain GBR 56T QR
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Women's Uneven Bars Great Britain GBR 68T QR
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Women's Balance Beam Great Britain GBR 63T QR

Women's Individual All-Around

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Final Standings 68T QR
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Qualifying 68T 72.60 35.65 36.95
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Qualifying Floor Exercise 73T 18.25 8.95 9.30
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Qualifying Horse Vault 56T 18.40 9.05 9.35
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Qualifying Uneven Bars 68T 18.25 8.90 9.35
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Qualifying Balance Beam 63T 17.70 8.75 8.95

Women's Floor Exercise

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Final Standings 73T QR

Women's Horse Vault

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Final Standings 56T QR

Women's Uneven Bars

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Final Standings 68T QR

Women's Balance Beam

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1976 Summer 17 Montréal Gymnastics Great Britain Final Standings 63T QR