Moira D'Andrea

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full nameMoira Jean•D'Andrea (-Marshall)
Used nameMoira•D'Andrea
Born4 March 1968 in Saratoga Springs, New York (USA)
Measurements162 cm / 59 kg
AffiliationsSaratoga Winter Club, Saratoga Springs (USA)
NOC United States

Biography

Moira D’Andrea had a very long international career, skating the World Cup circuit from 1986 through 1998, although she skipped a few years. She competed at seven World Championships (1985, 1990-91, 1994-97) with two distance podiums, both in the 500 in 1995 and 1996. D’Andrea also skated at the World Junior Championships in 1986, the World Sprint Championships in 1986, 1990, and 1996-99, and the World Single Distance Championships of 1996-98. She won seven in World Cup B sprint races, six in the 1,000 from 1996-98 and one in the 500 in 1998. D’Andrea later became a speed skating coach for the Canadian national team.

Personal Bests: 500 – 39.12 (1998); 1000 – 1:17.78 (1998); 1500 – 2:01.95 (1998); 3000 – 4:23.89 (1995); 5000 – 7:40.26 (1995).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1992 Winter Olympics Speed Skating (Skating) USA Moira D'Andrea
1,000 metres, Women (Olympic) 32
1998 Winter Olympics Speed Skating (Skating) USA Moira D'Andrea
500 metres, Women (Olympic) 19
1,000 metres, Women (Olympic) 9
1,500 metres, Women (Olympic) 14

Olympic family relations