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Evelin Kaufer

Full name: Evelin Kaufer (-Schmuck)
Gender: Female
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: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

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).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
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

Women's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
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

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
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
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