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Kathrin Neimke

Full name: Kathrin Neimke
Gender: Female
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 201 lbs (91 kg)
Born: July 18, 1966 in Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Affiliations: SC Magdeburg, Magdeburg (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany, GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Shot putter Kathrin Neimke won two medals in her three Olympic appearances, winning a silver medal in 1988 for the former GDR, and a bronze medal in 1992 for the reunified German team. In 1996 she finished seventh. At the World Championships she won a silver in 1987 for East Germany and a bronze in 1993 for reunified Germany. In 1990 Neimke added another bronze to her collection at the European Championships. She was East German champion in 1988 both outdoors and indoors, and also German champion outdoors in 1992-93 and indoors in 1995.

Neimke was educated as an economic merchant, but later worked as a repro photographer at a daily newspaper. After German reunification she joined the country riot police of Saxony-Anhalt.

Personal Best\: SP – 21.21 (1987).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics Women's Shot Put East Germany GDR 2 Silver
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Women's Shot Put Germany GER 3 Bronze
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Women's Shot Put Germany GER 7

Women's Shot Put

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD SBMD
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Final Round 2 21.07
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Final Round Round One 7 19.64
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Two 5 20.07 20.07
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Three 6 19.82 20.07
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Four 3 20.37 20.37 20.07
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Five 3 20.72 20.72
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Six NP 21.07
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round 3 QU 20.18
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 3 20.18
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round One 2 20.18
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 3 pass 20.18
1988 Summer 22 Seoul Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP pass
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Final Round 3 19.78
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Final Round Round One 3 19.61
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Final Round Round Two 4 18.56 19.61
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Final Round Round Three 4 19.56 19.61
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Final Round Round Four 4 19.22 19.61
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Final Round Round Five 4 foul 19.61
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Final Round Round Six NP 19.78
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Qualifying Round 4 QU 19.13
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Group B 2 19.13
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Group B Round One 2 19.13
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 2 pass 19.13
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP pass
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Final Round 7 18.92
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Final Round Round One 8 17.87
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Final Round Round Two 8 18.40 18.40 17.87
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Final Round Round Three 6 18.92 18.92
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Final Round Round Four 6 foul 18.92
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Final Round Round Five 6 18.62 18.92
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Final Round Round Six NP 18.65
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Qualifying Round 8 QU 19.02
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Group B 5 19.02
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Group B Round One 4 19.02
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 4 pass 19.02
1996 Summer 30 Atlanta Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP pass
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