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Viola Bauer

Full name: Viola Bauer
Gender: Female
Height: 5'6" (167 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: December 13, 1976 in Annaberg-Buchholz, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: Oberwiesenthaler SV, Oberwiesenthal (GER) / WSC Erzgebirge Oberwiesenthal, Oberwiesenthal (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Cross Country Skiing

Related Olympians: Wife of Lefteris Fafalis.

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (3 Total)

Biography

Viola Bauer is married to Greek cross-country skier Lefteris Fafalis and lives in Greece. She has studied social pedagogy and is a sports soldier with the German Bundeswehr. Her greatest success was the gold medal in the relay at the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics and the silver medal in 2006 at Torino. She also won a bronze medal in the pursuit at Salt Lake City. Bauer earned another silver medal at the 2007 World Championships in the relay. Since the Tour de Ski 2007/08 and at the Olympics 2010 at Vancouver and 2014 at Sochi she worked as a television analyst for the channel Eurosport.

Results

Women's 10 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R I3T I3R
2002 Winter 25 Salt Lake City Cross Country Skiing Germany Final Standings 10 29:30.0 6:14.6 3 18:32.4 12 26:02.2 10
2006 Winter 29 Torino Cross Country Skiing Germany Final Standings 10 29:03.6 7:11.6 27 17:22.0 12 26:11.9 11

Women's 30 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R I3T I3R
2002 Winter 25 Salt Lake City Cross Country Skiing Germany Final Standings 6 1-33:25.1 23:49.8 6 46:09.9 6 1-04:38.0 6

Women's 5/5 kilometres Pursuit

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T SB RT RR
2002 Winter 25 Salt Lake City Cross Country Skiing Germany 5 kilometres, Classical 3 Q 13:15.3
2002 Winter 25 Salt Lake City Cross Country Skiing Germany 5 kilometres, Freestyle 3 12:12.9 +0:16 11:56.1 9

Women's 4 × 5 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
2002 Winter 25 Salt Lake City Cross Country Skiing Germany GER Final Standings 1 12:58.0 25:59.8 2
2006 Winter 29 Torino Cross Country Skiing Germany GER Final Standings 2 14:19.5 28:53.4 3

Women's Team Sprint

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank L1 L2 L3
2006 Winter 29 Torino Cross Country Skiing Germany GER Final Round 5 2:50.8 2:54.9 3:17.1
2006 Winter 29 Torino Cross Country Skiing Germany GER Semi-Finals Heat 2 4 2:54.3 2:56.7 3:23.7