Tag Archives: Greatest Sportswomen

The Greatest Women 100m Runners of All-Time: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Evelyn Ashford

Deciding who I think is the greatest women’s 100m runner of all-time has been the most difficult of any event so far.  The waters are muddied in this event by the prominence in 100m championships of athletes who were almost … Continue reading

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The Greatest Canoe Slalom Competitors of All-Time: Richard Fox, Jon Lugbill, Pavol & Peter Hochschorner and Elena Kaliská

I have chosen my top three for each of the main men’s disciplines of K-1 (Kayak), C-1 and C-2 (Canoe) and a top five for women covering all events. The first world championships were held in 1949 and they have … Continue reading

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The Greatest Backstroke Swimmers of All-Time: Roland Matthes and Krisztina Egerszegi

I have chosen who I think are the top five men and top five women backstroke swimmers in history. MEN The top two are clear of the others but choosing between them as number one was quite difficult.  I just … Continue reading

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The Greatest of All-Time at Bobsleigh, Skeleton and Luge

Quite My choice of the all-time greats in the winter sliding sports. BOBSLEIGH This list refers to the driver or pilot of the bob and includes performances at both two and four man bob. Men 1. Eugenio Monti (Italy) – … Continue reading

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