Full name: Jeanette Bolden
Height: 5-8.5 (174 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: January 26, 1960 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Affiliations: Tiger World Class Athletic Club
Country: United States
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Jeanette Bolden won a gold medal in the 4x100 relay at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Bolden also finished fourth in the 100 metres. Bolden ran for UCLA where she was second in the 100 at the 1982 NCAA Meet. In 1980, at the Liberty Bell Games, the meet that was held in Philadelphia in lieu of the US competing in Moskva, Bolden placed second in the 100. She was runner-up in the 100 at the 1981 TAC Meet.
Boldenâs career ended when she ruptured her Achillesâ tendon during the 1988 US Olympic Trials. She then turned to coaching and became an assistant coach at UCLA, becoming the head womenâs coach in 1994. She later became head coach at the University of Central Florida. Bolden was also the womenâs head coach of the US team at the 2008 Olympics.
Personal Best: 100 â 11.08 (1986).
|1984 Summer||24||Los Angeles||Athletics||Women's 100 metres||United States||USA||4|
|1984 Summer||24||Los Angeles||Athletics||Women's 4 Ã 100 metres Relay||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1984 Summer||24||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||Final||4||11.25||0,190||1|
|1984 Summer||24||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||2||QU||11.48||3|
|1984 Summer||24||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||Quarter-Finals||Heat Four||2||QU||11.42||4|
|1984 Summer||24||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat One||1||QU||11.25||2|
|1984 Summer||24||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||USA||Final||1||41.65||10,18||5|
|1984 Summer||24||Los Angeles||Athletics||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Two||1||QU||42.59|