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Lynne Winbigler

Full name: Margrethe Lynne Winbigler (-Anderson)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'6" (167 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: March 21, 1953 in Weiser, Idaho, United States
Affiliations: Oregon Ducks, Eugene (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Lynne Winbigler threw the discus for the University of Oregon and the Oregon Track Club. She was AAU champion with the discus in 1976, and 1978-79, won the US Olympic Trials in 1976, and set the American record in 1977. Winbigler represented the US at the 1977 World Cup, and in 1979, at the World Cup and Pan-American Games. She also made the ill-fated 1980 Olympic team. Winbigler married shot putter Colin Anderson, and later coached throwers at the University of Minnesota. She was inducted into the University of Oregon Athletics Hall of Fame in 1992.

Personal Bests\: SP – 51-5½ (15.68) (1977); DT – 189-6 (57.76) (1979).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Athletics Women's Discus Throw United States USA 14 QR

Women's Discus Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round 14 48.22
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round One NP foul
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Two 14 48.22 48.22
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Athletics United States Qualifying Round Round Three NP 46.96