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Elke Barth

Full name: Elke Barth (-Schmitz)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'6" (167 cm)
Weight: 117 lbs (53 kg)
Born: October 19, 1956 in Stolberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: TSV Bayer Dormagen, Dormagen (GER)
Country: FRG West Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Elke Barth was a graduated social education worker. She set one world record in 1975 in the 4×440 yard relay in Durham, North Carolina (USA). She was a sprinter who concentrated on the 400 metres. Her only national title was the 1975 indoors. Barth twice reached the final of the 4×400 m relay at the European Championships in 1974 and 1978, placing fifth both times, as she had at the Olympics.

Personal Best: 400 – 52.27 (1975).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Athletics Women's 4 × 400 metres Relay West Germany FRG 5

Women's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(A) ST
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Athletics West Germany FRG Final 5 3:25.71 51,5
1976 Summer 19 Montréal Athletics West Germany FRG Round One Heat One 4 QC 3:26.31