Antonia Churchill

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full nameAntonia•Churchill (-Lance)
Used nameAntonia•Churchill
Nick/petnamesToni
Born6 May 1919 in Los Angeles, California (USA)
Died19 January 2016 in Santa Ana, California (USA)
AffiliationsLos Angeles YC, Los Angeles (USA)
NOC United States

Biography

Antonina Churchill, usually known to her friends as Toni, was the daughter of Owen Churchill and sailed on his boat at the 1936 Olympics. She graduated from the Marlborough School in 1937 and then attended UCLA, graduating in 1942. She later worked as a secretary at UCLA in the Athletic Department. Churchill married in 1946 and raised four girls.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Sailing USA Antonia Churchill
8 metres, Open (Olympic) Angelita 10

Olympic family relations