Ann Flynn

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Ann Marie Flynn (born August 17, 1936) is a retired female high jumper from the United States, who competed in the 1950s and 1960s for her native country. She was born in New York and was a member of the German-American Athletic Club in Brooklyn. She set her personal best in the women's high jump event (1.65 metres) on July 18, 1959 at a meet in Philadelphia. She also competed in the discus throw and the heptathlon during her career. Flynn competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics but was the only athlete not to clear the qualifying height at the event.

Achievements[edit]

YearCompetitionVenuePositionNotes
1956US National ChampionshipsPhiladelphia2nd
1957US National ChampionshipsShaker Heights, Ohio4th
1958US National ChampionshipsMorristown, New Jersey3rd1.50 m
1959Pan American GamesChicago, United States1st1.61 m
US National ChampionshipsCleveland, Ohio4th1.57 m
1960US National ChampionshipsCorpus Christi, Texas6th1.51 m

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