Sandra Douglas

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Sandra Douglas
Personal information
NationalityEnglish
Born (1967-04-22) 22 April 1967 (age 52)
Cheetham Hill, Manchester
Sport
SportAthletics
ClubTrafford AC, Manchester

Sandra Marie Douglas (born 22 April 1967) is a female English former athlete who competed mainly in the 400 metres. She won a bronze medal in the 4 × 400 metres relay at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.[1]

Career[edit]

Douglas was born in Cheetham Hill, Manchester. She competed for Great Britain at the 1992 Summer Olympics held in Barcelona, Spain, where she ran her lifetime best of 51.41 secs to reach the semifinals of the 400 metres, before going on to win a bronze medal in the 4 x 400 metres relay, with her teammates Phyllis Smith, Jennifer Stoute and Sally Gunnell. Douglas also competed for England at the 1994 Commonwealth Games.

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Great Britain
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona. Spain 14th (sf) 400 m 51.96 (51.41)
3rd 4 × 400 m 3:24.23
Representing  England
1994 Commonwealth Games Victoria, Canada 23rd (h) 400 m 55.54
(#) Indicates overall position in qualifying heats (h) or semifinals (sf)

National titles[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sandra Douglas". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 3 April 2018.
  2. ^ "UK Championships". GBR Athletics. Retrieved 3 April 2018.
  3. ^ "AAA Indoor Championships (Women)". GBR Athletics. Retrieved 3 April 2018.