Anne-Marie Colchen

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAnne-Marie Renée Laure•Colchen (-Maillet)
Used nameAnne-Marie•Colchen
Born8 December 1925 in Le Havre, Seine-Maritime (FRA)
Died26 January 2017 in Sanary-sur-Mer, Var (FRA)
Measurements180 cm / 68 kg
AffiliationsASAN Le Hâvre
NOC France


Anne-Marie Colchen won the 1946 European Championships in the high jump, and won a silver at that meet in the 4×100 relay. At the 1950 European Championships Colchen finished sixth in the high jump. She was also a top basketball player, playing 63 international matches and was part of the team that won the bronze medal at the 1953 World Championships.

Personal Best: HJ – 1.638 (1949).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1948 Summer Olympics Athletics FRA Anne-Marie Colchen
High Jump, Women (Olympic) =14

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