July 20, 1963|
Rockford, Illinois, United States
Jenny Spangler (born July 20, 1963) is an American long-distance runner. She competed in Atlanta, GA in the women's marathon at the 1996 Summer Olympics, but dropped out, along with 20 other women. By virtue of winning the Olympic Trials in 2:29:54, she was also the 1996 United States National Champion in the Marathon. She had run the best time of any U.S. Junior in 1983, clocking 2:33:52. In 1984, she finished the Trials in 2:40:18, in 1988, 2:44.59, and in 2000, in 2:36:30, for 9th place.
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- "USA Marathon Champions". USA Track & Field. Retrieved January 25, 2018.
- "Athletics at the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games: Women's Marathon". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 17 April 2018.
- 2012 USA Women's Olympic Trials Marathon - Complete History 1984-2008. Retrieved April 17, 2018.
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