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Ines Diers

Full name: Ines Diers (-Noack)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: November 2, 1963 in Rochlitz, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC Karl-Marx-Stadt, Chemnitz (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 2 Gold, 2 Silver, 1 Bronze (5 Total)

Biography

Ines Diers started her career as a backstroke swimmer but eventually changed to freestyle . At the 1980 Olympic Games she won Olympic gold in the 400 free and in the 4×100 freestyle relay, adding two silver medals in the 200 and 800 free, and one bronze medal in the 100 free. One year later she won gold at the European Championships in the 400 freestyle and a silver in the 800 free. Diers twice broke the European record for the 400 metres freestyle, at the 1980 Olympics and at the 1981 European Championships in Split. She retired in 1982.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming Women's 100 metres Freestyle East Germany GDR 3 Bronze
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming Women's 200 metres Freestyle East Germany GDR 2 Silver
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming Women's 400 metres Freestyle East Germany GDR 1 Gold OR
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming Women's 800 metres Freestyle East Germany GDR 2 Silver
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay East Germany GDR 1 Gold WR

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming East Germany Final 3 55.65
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming East Germany Round One Heat Two 1 QU 56.83

Women's 200 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming East Germany Final 2 1:59.64
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming East Germany Round One Heat Two 1 QU 2:00.27

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming East Germany Final 1 OR 4:08.76
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming East Germany Round One Heat Two 1 QU 4:13.98

Women's 800 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming East Germany Final 2 8:32.55
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming East Germany Round One Heat Two 1 QU 8:40.29

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1980 Summer 16 Moskva Swimming East Germany GDR Final 1 WR 3:42.71 55.90 2:46.41