Full name: Claudealia Bernice Robinson (-Holland)
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 157 lbs (71 kg)
Born: February 28, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Washington Park Dept.
Country: United States
Bernice Robinson ran for the Washington Park Track Club. She won three national titles, the AAU Outdoor 80 metre hurdles in 1948-49, and the AAU Indoor 50 yard hurdles in 1949. She also won the 1948 Olympic Trials in the high hurdles, which doubled as the AAU Meet. Robinson-Holland continued to compete in mastersâ track & field into the 21st century. Living in Cleveland later in life, Robinson-Holland became a weight thrower as a master, setting records in the shot put, discus, and javelin throws at the Masters Pan American Games in the early 1980s.
Personal Bests: 80mH â 11.9 (1949); HJ â 5-1Â¾ [1.57] (1948).
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