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Margit Pörtner

Full name: Margit Elisabeth Pörtner
Gender: Female
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: February 16, 1972 in Hørsholm, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Affiliations: Hvidovre Curling Club, Hvidovre (DEN)
Country: DEN Denmark
Sport: Curling

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Originally playing for Tårnby CC, Margit Pörtner joined the successful Hvidovre CC in 1994. With that rink, she won five consecutive Danish titles (1994-1998). Under the lead of Helena Blach Lavrsen, the Danes also won the 1994 European title, and won four international medals in 1997 and 1998, including Denmark's first ever medal at the Winter Olympics. Pörtner retired after the 1998 World Championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Women's Curling Denmark DEN 2 Silver

Women's Curling

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result %
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Final Standings 2 1998-02-09 64%
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Final Round Match 1/2 2 1998-02-15 CAN 7, DEN 5 65%
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1998-02-14 DEN 7, SWE 5 70%
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #3 1 1998-02-09 DEN 6, GER 5 71%
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #5 1 1998-02-09 DEN 9, GBR 3 60%
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #12 2 1998-02-10 SWE 5, DEN 4 72%
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #13 2 1998-02-11 CAN 9, DEN 5 56%
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #18 1 1998-02-11 DEN 8, USA 5 71%
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #24 1 1998-02-12 DEN 6, JPN 4 61%
1998 Winter 25 Nagano Curling Denmark DEN Round-Robin Match #26 1 1998-02-13 DEN 8, NOR 3 47%