Marion Jones Biography

Famous Basketball Players, Track and Field Athlete, Athlete(1975–)
Marion Jones is an American athlete who, at the 2000 Olympic Games, became the first woman to win five track-and-field medals at a single Olympics.

Synopsis

Born October 12, 1975, Los Angeles, California, Marion Jones is the first woman to win five track-and-field medals at a single Olympics. In 2006, Jones tested positive for a banned substance but was later cleared by a follow-up test. In 2007, however, she admitted to using banned substances and subsequently returned her Olympic medals.

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