|2000 Sydney||400 m|
|1996 Atlanta||400 m|
|1997 Athens||400 m|
|1999 Seville||400 m|
|1995 Gothenburg||4 × 400 m relay|
|1990 Auckland||4 × 100 m|
|1994 Victoria||200 m|
|1994 Victoria||400 m|
|2002 Manchester||4 × 400 m|
|1994 Victoria||4 × 100 m|
Cathy Freeman, OAM (born 16 February 1973) is a retired Australian sprinter. She ran mostly in the 400 metres event. She became the Olympic champion for the women's 400 metres at the 2000 Summer Olympics. She lit the Olympic Flame at the beginning of the 2000 games. She has won several medals at the Commonwealth Games, the Olympics, and the IAAF World Championships. She retired from athletics in 2003.
References[change | change source]
- John Ashdown (11 January 2012). "50 stunning Olympic moments No9: Cathy Freeman wins gold for Australia". The Guardian.
- TorchRelay – Photos: Cathy Freeman lights the Olympic Flame. The Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad.
- Cos I'm Free (AKA Cathy Freeman). 10 March 2006. Message Stick. Program transcript.
- The love and pain that inspire Cathy, Top athlete may journey from the winner's podium to the Academy Awards by Michael Dwyer, The Age, 9 March 2006
- Born to Run (extract) Chapter 1 Running Free, Penguin Group (Australia)
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Cathy Freeman at Wikimedia Commons