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Debbie Thompson

Full name: Deborah Ann "Debbie" Thompson (-Brown)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: July 5, 1942 in Frederick, Maryland, United States
Affiliations: Frederick Track Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Debbie Thompson ran for the Frederick Track Club, and competed in the 1964 Olympic Games while still a student at Frederick High School in Maryland, making the team by placing second in the 200 at the Olympic Trials. Thompson was AAU Junior Champion in the 50-yard dash in 1965. Running against Wyomia Tyus and Edith McGuire, Thompson struggled to win titles, placing second to them multiple times in AAU Junior sprint races between 1963-65.

Personal Bests: 100y – 10.5 (1965); 100 – 11.5 (1965); 220y – 24.6 (1965).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Athletics Women's 200 metres United States USA 4 h3 r1/3

Women's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Athletics United States Round One Heat Three 4 24.6w 24.62w