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Jo Ann Terry-Grissom

Full name: Jo Ann Terry-Grissom
Gender: Female
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 137 lbs (62 kg)
Born: August 4, 1938 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Affiliations: TSU Tigers, Nashville (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Jo Ann Terry was a multi-event athlete for Tennessee State University, who competed at two Olympic Games, and won a gold medal in the 80 metre hurdles at the 1963 Pan American Games. In 1960, Terry won AAU titles in both the high hurdles and the pentathlon. She later became a school teacher and coach.

Personal Bests: 100 – 11.1 (1961); HJ – 5-1 [1.55] (1960/61); LJ – 19-11¼ [6.08] (1964).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 22 Roma Athletics Women's 80 metres Hurdles United States USA 4 h3 r1/3
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Athletics Women's Long Jump United States USA 19 QR

Women's 80 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1960 Summer 22 Roma Athletics United States Round One Heat Three 4 11.4 11.58

Women's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Athletics United States Qualifying Round 19 5.91w
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round One 18 5.65w
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Two 23 5.59 5.59
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Three NP 5.91w