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Cornelia Harrington

Full name: Cornelia Kelleher Harrington
Gender: Female
Height: 5-1.5 (157 cm)
Born: June 7, 1943 in Tarrytown, New York, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Speed Skating


Cornelia Harrington was from Wayne, New Jersey, and was only 15 when she made the 1960 Winter Olympic speed skating team. She later graduated from Boston University (BU) in 1965, and earned a masters' degree in clinical psychology from that school in 1968. In 1965 she was President of the Psi Chi National Psychology Honor Society, and was President of the Scarlet Key Society at BU, also being chosen as the outstanding student at the school that year. She later became a clinical psychologist and ran mental health clinics.

Personal Best: 3000 – 5:57.5 (1960).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Winter 16 Squaw Valley Speed Skating Women's 3,000 metres United States USA 18

Women's 3,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 6c 1k 1.4k 1.8k 2.2k 2.6k
1960 Winter 16 Squaw Valley Speed Skating United States Final Standings 18 5:57.5 1:10 1:58 2:44 3:31 4:20 5:11
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