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Angel Martino

Full name: Angelina L. "Angel" Martino (Myers-, -Sims)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: April 25, 1967 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
Affiliations: Americus Blue Tide
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 3 Gold, 3 Bronze (6 Total)

Biography

Angel Martino was a sprint freestyler who swam at the 1992 and 1996 Olympics, winning three gold medals in relays, and adding individual bronze medals in the 1992 50 free, and the 1996 100 free and 100 fly. She won one silver medal at the LC World Championships, in the 4x100 free relay at the 1994 Roma Worlds. She was more successful at the SC Worlds, winning five medals at the 1993 Championships, including gold in the 100 backstroke. Martino also won four gold medals at the 1995 Pan American Games, in both sprint freestyles, the 4x100 free relay, and the medley relay. She was most successful at the Pan Pacific Championships, competing at those in 1987, 1991, 1993, and 1995, winning 10 medals and six golds.

Martino swam in college for Furman University. She initially made the 1988 US Olympic team, but was later disqualified when she had a positive doping test for nandrolone. At the time she was known as Angel Myers. Martino later became a swim coach in Georgia.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Swimming Women's 50 metres Freestyle United States USA 3 Bronze
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming Women's 50 metres Freestyle United States USA 4
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle United States USA 3 Bronze
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay United States USA 1 Gold
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming Women's 100 metres Butterfly United States USA 3 Bronze
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay United States USA 1 Gold

Women's 50 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T RT
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Swimming United States Final 3 25.23
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Swimming United States Round One Heat Five 1 Q 25.63
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming United States Final 4 25.31 0.75
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming United States Round One Heat Five 1 Q 25.47 0.66

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T RT 5dT 5dR 50-100m
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming United States Final 3 54.93 0.68 26.23 1 28.70 (4)
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming United States Round One Heat Six 1 Q 55.44 0.66 26.63 1 28.81 (3)

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T 5dT ET ER RT
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Swimming United States USA Final 1 54.79 26.48 2:45.45 2
1992 Summer 25 Barcelona Swimming United States USA Round One Heat Two 1 54.83 26.54 54.83 2
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming United States USA Final 1 55.34 26.44 55.34 2 0.68

Women's 100 metres Butterfly

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T RT 5dT 5dR 50-100m
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming United States Final 3 59.23 0.64 27.34 2 31.89 (4)
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming United States Round One Heat Five 1 Q 59.31 0.68 27.39 1 31.92 (1)

Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T RT 5dT ET ER
1996 Summer 29 Atlanta Swimming United States USA Final 1 58.70 0.35 26.75 3:08.71 1
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