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Sabine Dähne

Full name: Sabine Dähne
Gender: Female
Height: 5'10" (177 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: February 27, 1950 in Colditz, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC DHfK, Leipzig (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Sabine Dähne started her sports career as a discus thrower, but in 1967 turned to rowing. The triple World Champion (1974 in the coxed fours and 1975 and 1977 in the coxless pairs) was also runner-up at the European Championships in the 1969 coxed fours, and the 1972 and 1973 coxed fours. In 1976 she was runner-up at the Olympics in Montréal in the coxless pairs with Angelika Noack. Domestically Dähne won national titles in the 1970-71 quadruple sculls, and in 1972-74 in the coxed fours. She was educated as a sports teacher, but later worked as a physiotherapist after German reunification.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Rowing Women's Coxless Pairs East Germany GDR 2 Silver

Women's Coxless Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Rowing East Germany GDR Angelika Noack Final 4:01.64
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Rowing East Germany GDR Angelika Noack Round One Repêchage Heat One 3:54.58
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Rowing East Germany GDR Angelika Noack Round One Heat One 3:36.26