Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
German, Swedish, English
Ruhr University Bochum: Germany
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up para-athletics in 2008.
Why this sport?
She began competing in para-athletics for therapy and fun.
Club / Team
TV Wattenscheid 01: Bochum, GER
Name of coach
Simone Luth [club]; Willi Gernemann [national], GER
Most influential person in career
Her coach. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2011)
Awards and honours
She was named the 2011 Sportswoman of the Year of the Ennepe-Ruhr district in Hattingen, Germany. (witten.de, 29 Feb 2012)
She has been involved in para-gymnastics at youth club level. (ruhrnachrichten.de, 05 Nov 2008)
Her older sisters Svea and Ilka have both competed in gymnastics at national level. (ruhrnachrichten.de, 05 Nov 2008)
She was born with cerebral palsy. (ruhr-gymnasium.de, 15 Mar 2012)
|Women's 100 m T35||Final||2011-01-25||4|
|Women's 200 m T35||Final||2011-01-28||3|
|Women's 100 m T35||Final Round||2016-09-14||6|
|Women's 200 m T35||Final Round||2016-09-17||7|