Queenie Newall (1854-1929)

May. 6, 2017 by

Queenie Newall (1854-1929) Sybil “Queenie” Newall is the oldest woman ever to win an Olympic gold medal. At the age of 53, Queenie beat rival Lottie Dod – listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the most versatile female

Charlotte Dod (1871 – 1960)

May. 6, 2017 by

Charlotte “Lottie” Dod (1871 – 1960) The Guinness Book of Records names Lottie as the most versatile sportswoman that ever lived. The five times Wimbledon champion also won an Olympic silver medal in archery at the 1908 Games, a British