Nancy Ludington

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Nancy Ludington
Personal information
Full name Nancy Irene Rouillard
Alternative names Nancy Irene Ludington
Country represented United States
Born (1939-07-25) July 25, 1939 (age 74)
Stoneham, Massachusetts
Former partner Ronald Ludington
Skating club Commonwealth Figure Skating Club
Retired 1960
Olympic medal record
Figure skating
Competitor for United States
Bronze 1960 Squaw Valley Pairs

Nancy Irene Rouillard (married names: Ludington, Graham, born July 25, 1939) is an American pair skater.

Personal life

She was born in Stoneham, Massachusetts. She has been married twice, once to pairs partner Ronald Ludington in 1957 and the second time to Frank Graham. Currently living and giving ice skating lessons in Maine. Recently featured on "Bill Green's Maine" (2-15-2014)

Career

She began competing with Ronald Ludington in 1956 and she won her first national title under her maiden name. She changed her name professionally after she married Ludington in 1957. The Ludingtons went on to win the bronze medal at the 1960 Winter Olympics. They also won the U.S. national title between 1957 and 1960, after having been the junior national champions in 1956. They are also the 1959 World bronze medalists.

Results

(pairs with Ronald Ludington)

Event 1957 1958 1959 1960
Winter Olympic Games 3rd
World Championships 4th 5th 3rd 6th
North American Championships 3rd
U.S. Championships 1st 1st 1st 1st

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