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Margaret Walker

Full name: Margaret Walker (-Prince)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
Weight: 123 lbs (56 kg)
Born: January 2, 1925
Affiliations: Spartan Ladies, (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Margaret Walker had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1950 British Empire Games 220-110-220-110 yards Relay (with Doris Batter, Dorothy Hall, and Sylvia Cheeseman), 3rd in the 1950 British Empire Games 110-220-110 yards Relay (with Dorothy Hall, and Sylvia Cheeseman). In the 1950 British Empire Games 100 yards as well as in the 220 yards she was eliminated in the heats. In the British Empire Games she competed for England.

Personal Bests: 100y – 11.3 (1947); 200 – 25.2 (1949).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 23 London Athletics Women's 200 metres Great Britain GBR 5
1948 Summer 23 London Athletics Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay Great Britain GBR 4

Women's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) ATM L
1948 Summer 23 London Athletics Great Britain Final 5 25.6est at 1.19 4
1948 Summer 23 London Athletics Great Britain Semi-Finals Heat One 3 QU 25.3 at 1.02
1948 Summer 23 London Athletics Great Britain Round One Heat Five 2 QU 25.8w

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) ATM L T(A)
1948 Summer 23 London Athletics Great Britain GBR Final 4 48.0 at 0.48 3
1948 Summer 23 London Athletics Great Britain GBR Round One Heat Two 1 QU 48.4 48.4