Marg Stride

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameMargaret "Marg"•Stride (McGowan-)
Used nameMarg•Stride
Born21 December 1954 in Simcoe, Ontario (CAN)
Measurements167 cm / 61 kg
NOC Canada


Marg Stride had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1975 Pan American Games 4×400 metres Relay (with Joyce Sadowick, Rachelle Campbell, Joanne McTaggert). At the 1975 Pan American Games Stride, while competing under her maiden name McGowen, finished also sixth in the 400 metres.

Personal Best: 400 – 52.8 (1975).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1976 Summer Olympics Athletics CAN Marg Stride
400 metres, Women (Olympic) 8 h4 r2/4
4 × 400 metres Relay, Women (Olympic) Canada 8

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