Full name: Petronella "Nel" BÃ¼ch (-de Vos)
Born: December 6, 1931 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Died: February 5, 2013 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Affiliations: Sagitta, Amsterdam (NED)
Sprinter Nel BÃ¼ch was a member of Sagitta, a women-only club founded in 1936 by [Jan Blankers], the coach and husband of [Fanny Blankers-Koen]. The club, and BÃ¼ch, won the national title in the 4Ã100 m relay between 1950 and 1954. In 1952, BÃ¼ch was also good enough to qualify for the national team that was to race at Helsinki. Despite an injury of star runner Blankers-Koen, the squad broke the national record and qualified for the final, where they placed 6th.
Personal Best: 100 â 12.1w (1953).
|1952 Summer||20||Helsinki||Athletics||Women's 100 metres||Netherlands||NED||3 h6 r1/4|
|1952 Summer||20||Helsinki||Athletics||Women's 4 Ã 100 metres Relay||Netherlands||NED||6|
|1952 Summer||20||Helsinki||Athletics||Netherlands||Round One||Heat Six||3||12.6||12.95|
|1952 Summer||20||Helsinki||Athletics||Netherlands||NED||Round One||Heat One||2||QU||47.1||47.32|