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Sharon Richardson

Full name: Sharon Lee Richardson (-Zuber)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-3.5 (162 cm)
Weight: 101 lbs (46 kg)
Born: May 26, 1943 in Albion, Wisconsin, United States
Affiliations: Pond's Palaestrum
Country: USA United States
Sport: Gymnastics

Biography

Sharon Richardson competed at the 1960 Olympics, placing ninth on the vault, while still a student at Illinois University High School. She also competed at the 1959 Pan American Games, winning a gold medal in the team all-around. Richardson competed for Pond’s Palaestrum. She later became a gymnastics coach at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She was featured on the cover of Life magazine, along with [Doris Fuchs].

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics Women's Individual All-Around United States USA 44
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics Women's Team All-Around United States USA 9
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics Women's Floor Exercise United States USA 51 QR
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics Women's Horse Vault United States USA 9 QR
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics Women's Uneven Bars United States USA 71 QR
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics Women's Balance Beam United States USA 53 QR

Women's Individual All-Around

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 44 72.131 35.199 36.932

Women's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States USA Final Standings 9

Women's Floor Exercise

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 51 QR
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 51 18.333 9.033 9.300

Women's Horse Vault

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 9 QR
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 9 18.533 9.200 9.333

Women's Uneven Bars

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 71 QR
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 71 17.666 8.600 9.066

Women's Balance Beam

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States Final Standings 53 QR
1960 Summer 17 Roma Gymnastics United States Qualifying 53 17.599 8.366 9.233
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