Tilly van der Zwaard
Tilly van der Zwaard in 2010
18 January 1938 |
Leiden, the Netherlands
|Height||1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|Weight||55 kg (121 lb)|
|Sport||Middle distance running|
Tilly van der Zwaard (born 18 January 1938) is a retired middle distance runner from the Netherlands. At the 1962 European Athletics Championships in Belgrade she won a bronze medal in the 400 m event, behind Maria Itkina of the Soviet Union and Joy Grieveson of Great Britain.
She was born Mathilda Catrina van der Zwaard. On 25 November 1964 she married Ger van der Made and changed her name to van der Made-van der Zwaard. After divorce she dropped van der Made from her name.
- "European Championships (Women)". Gbrathletics.com. Retrieved 15 August 2011.
- Tilly van der Made-van der Zwaard. sports-reference.com
- Huwelijk Tilly van der Zwaard met G. van der Made te Aalsmeer. Dutch Nationaal Archief
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