Full name: Evelin Kaufer (-Schmuck)
Height: 5-2.5 (160 cm)
Weight: 117 lbs (53 kg)
Born: February 22, 1953 in Sohland an der Spree, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC Einheit Dresden, Dresden (GER)
Country: East Germany
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
East German sprinter Evelin Kaufer was eliminated in the second round of the 100 metres, and won the silver medal at the 1972 München Olympics together with Christina Heinich, Bärbel Struppert and Renate Stecher, when the East German team lost the dramatic final against West Germany on the anchor leg. In the semifinals East Germany had set a world record, which was bettered by West Germany in the final. Kaufer earned her only East German title in 1972, winning the sprint relay indoors. She later married football player Udo Schmuck and worked as a sports teacher in her hometown of Dresden.
Personal Best\: 100 – 11.2 (1972).
|1972 Summer||19||München||Athletics||Women's 100 metres||East Germany||GDR||7 h4 r2/4|
|1972 Summer||19||München||Athletics||Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay||East Germany||GDR||2||Silver|
|1972 Summer||19||München||Athletics||East Germany||Quarter-Finals||Heat Four||7||11.55||3|
|1972 Summer||19||München||Athletics||East Germany||Round One||Heat Two||4||QU||11.59||8|
|1972 Summer||19||München||Athletics||East Germany||GDR||Final||2||42.95||2|
|1972 Summer||19||München||Athletics||East Germany||GDR||Round One||Heat Two||1||QU||42.88||4|