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Lois Testa

Full name: Lois Ann Testa (-Lynch)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: December 16, 1935 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States
Affiliations: Red Diamond AC, Somerville (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Lois Testa swam and played basketball and badminton at Pawtucket High School in Rhode Island, She was inspired to start in track & field by Janet Moreau of nearby Barrington, who was gold medalist in the 4×100 relay at the 1952 Olympics. Testa attended Rhode Island College and ran for the Red Diamond Athletic Club. Testa won AAU titles in 1954 in the outdoor shot put and in 1955-56 in the indoor shot.

Personal Best\: SP – 45-6¾ (13.89) (1956).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics Women's Shot Put United States USA 14

Women's Shot Put

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics United States Final Round 14 13.06
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics United States Final Round Round One 13 12.34
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics United States Final Round Round Two 13 13.06 13.06
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics United States Final Round Round Three 14 12.64 13.06
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics United States Qualifying Round 8 QU 13.51
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round One 15 12.26
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Two 8 13.51 13.51
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Three NP pass
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