Sheila Sherwood (born Sheila Hilary Parkin 22 October 1945 In Parson Cross Sheffield South Yorkshire England) Is A Former International Long Jumper Whose Career Highlights Included A Silver Medal At The 1968 Summer Olympics In Mexico And A Gold Medal

Mandatory Credit: Photo by ANL/REX (2596721a) Sheila Sherwood (born Sheila Hilary Parkin 22 October 1945 In Parson Cross Sheffield South Yorkshire England) Is A Former International Long Jumper Whose Career Highlights Included A Silver Medal At The 1968 Summer Olympics In Mexico And A Gold Medal At The 1970 British Commonwealth Games In Edinburgh. She Competed In Three Consecutive Summer Olympic Games (1964 1968 And 1972) And Had A Career Best Distance Of 6.73 Metres. Pictured Running With Some Of Her Pupils From Myers Grove Comprehensive School In Sheffield She Is A Teacher There. Sheila Sherwood (born Sheila Hilary Parkin 22 October 1945 In Parson Cross Sheffield South Yorkshire England) Is A Former International Long Jumper Whose Career Highlights Included A Silver Medal At The 1968 Summer Olympics In Mexico And A Gold Medal