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Ann Turner

Full name: Ann Clare Turner
Nickname(s): Anna
Gender: Female
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: December 18, 1956 in Geneva, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Montana Grizzlies, Missoula (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Related Olympians: Sister of Brent Turner.

Biography

Ann Turner competed for the St. Charles Canoe Club. She started paddling in 1971, after swimming in high school and college, first competing internationally in kayaking at the 1973 Junior Worlds. She competed at the senior World Championships in 1974, 1977-79, and 1981-83. Turner graduated from the University of Montana in 1981, majoring in education, and later became a teacher at the International School in Stockholm. Her brother, [Brent Turner], competed in kayaking at the 1976 Olympics. Their father, Howard Turner, was the 1980 US canoe team manager for the 1980 Moskva Olympics, at which the US did not compete.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Canoeing Women's Kayak Doubles, 500 metres United States USA 4 h1 r3/4
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Canoeing Women's Kayak Fours, 500 metres United States USA 4

Women's Kayak Doubles, 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Canoeing United States USA Linda Murray-Dragan Semi-Finals Heat One 1976-07-30
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Canoeing United States USA Linda Murray-Dragan Repêchage Heat Two 1976-07-28
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Canoeing United States USA Linda Murray-Dragan Round One Heat Two 1976-07-28

Women's Kayak Fours, 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date
1984 Summer 27 Los Angeles Canoeing United States USA Final Round 1984-08-11
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