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Jacqueline Börner

Full name: Jacqueline Börner (-Schubert)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'5" (166 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: March 30, 1965 in Wismar, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Affiliations: Berliner TSC, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Speed Skating

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Jacqueline Börner started her sports career at the age of four with track & field, turning to speed skating at age 10. After winning the bronze medal at the European Allround in 1987 and 1989, the Overall World Cup title in 1989 and the Gold Medal at the World Championships in World Allround. Thereafter she had a severe accident while training on her bike, when she was hit by a car. Beside head injuries she broke her foot and had a rupture of her anterior cruciate ligament. After months of rehabilitation she fought herself back earning two runner-ups at the 1991 German Championships (1,500 and 3,000 metres), qualifying for the Albertville Olympics where she had her biggest moment winning the gold medal in the 1,500 metres.

In 1997 she retired and became head of the speed skating department at her club Berliner TSC. She married her former coach Thomas Schubert in 2004.

Personal Bests: 500 – 40.90 (1996); 1000 – 1:20.55 (1987); 1500 – 2:04.54 (1990); 3000 – 4:19.86 (1990); 5000 – 7:31.51 (1990).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Winter 26 Albertville Speed Skating Women's 1,500 metres Germany GER 1 Gold
1992 Winter 26 Albertville Speed Skating Women's 3,000 metres Germany GER 8

Women's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 3c 7c 1.1k
1992 Winter 26 Albertville Speed Skating Germany Final Standings 1 2:05.87 27.09 58.30 1:31.16

Women's 3,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 2c 6c 1k 1.4k 1.8k 2.2k 2.6k
1992 Winter 26 Albertville Speed Skating Germany Final Standings 8 4:28.52 20.67 54.55 1:29.42 2:04.45 2:40.14 3:16.04 3:51.71