Name: Peggy Fleming Jenkins
Sport: Figure Skating
Event(s): Singles
DOB: 7/27/1948
Birthplace: San Jose, Calif.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.
College: Colorado College
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (1964, 1968); Olympic medalist (1 gold)
  • Innsbruck 1964, 6th (singles)
  • Grenoble 1968, gold (singles)
Personal: Daughter of Albert and Doris Fleming...One of four children...Her mother sewed her childhood figure skating costumes and her father resurfaced the ice at their local rink...Was ranked the best American figure skater by age 15...Coached by hall of fame figure skating coach Carlo Fassi...Named Female Athlete of the Year by the Associated Press in 1968...Served as an on-air figure skating analyst alongside two-time Olympic gold medalist Dick Button...Father to two sons, Andy and Todd.