Sport for Women

Glynis Nunn

Type: Player/Athlete
Sports: Athletics
Location: Australia

Glynis Nunn's victory in the new seven-event discipline, the heptathlon, was the first by an Australian in track and field for sixteen years, since the 1968 Mexico City Olympics. She also has the distinction of winning the first women's heptathlon in Olympic Games competition and is the only Australian to have won an Olympic multi-discipline athletics event.

Read more at the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.