Dorothy Franey Langkop

Dorothy was born in 1915 and passed away on January 11, 2011. She was a National Outdoor and North American Indoor Champion, with her peak being in 1936. In 1932 she competed in the women's speed skating events which were held as demonstration sport. She finished third in the 1000 meters event and fifth in the 1500 meters competition. She also participated in the 500 meters event but was eliminated in the heats. She was inducted into the National Speedskating Hall of Fame on May 15, 1966 in Colorado Springs, Colorado.