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Inge Kilian

Full name: Inge Kilian (-Offermann)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: June 3, 1935 in Geisenheim, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: Eintracht Braunschweig, Braunschweig (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

High jumper Inge Kilian finished a disappointing last (18th) in the 1956 Melbourne final, although she had bettered the German record a few months earlier. Two years later she placed fourth at the European Championships. She won four German titles in 1955-58, winning indoors in 1956 and 1959. An educated draftswoman, she retired in 1959 due to health reasons, married and in 1990 became a committee member of the Association of Former Track and Field Athletes.

Personal Best\: HJ – 1.68 (1958).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Women's High Jump Germany GER 18

Women's High Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank BHC MBHC TMBHC TABHC C/F/P
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Final Round 18 1.55 2 2 4
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Final Round 1.40 metres NP p 0 0 0 NH
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Final Round 1.50 metres 1T o 0 0 1 1.50
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Final Round 1.55 metres 18 xxo 2 2 4 1.55
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Final Round 1.60 metres 18 xxx 2 2 4 1.55
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Qualifying Round 17 QU 1.58 2 3 6
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Qualifying Round 1.40 metres NP p 0 0 0 NH
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Qualifying Round 1.50 metres 15 xo 1 1 2 1.50
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Qualifying Round 1.55 metres 14 o 0 1 3 1.55
1956 Summer 21 Melbourne Athletics Germany Qualifying Round 1.58 metres 17 xxo 2 3 6 1.58
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