Valerie Jerome

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameValerie•Jerome (-Parker)
Used nameValerie•Jerome
Born28 April 1944 in Saint Boniface, Manitoba (CAN)
Measurements176 cm / 58 kg
AffiliationsNorth Vancouver
NOC Canada


Valerie Jerome had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1959 Pan American Games 4×100 metres Relay (with Sally McCallum, Maureen Rever, and the non-Olympian Heather Campbell). Jerome also finished seventh in the 1959 Pan American Games long jump.

Personal Best: 100 – 11.8 (1960).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1960 Summer Olympics Athletics CAN Valerie Jerome
100 metres, Women (Olympic) 5 h4 r2/4
4 × 100 metres Relay, Women (Olympic) Canada 5 h1 r1/2

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