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Christine Scheiblich

Full name: Christine Scheiblich (-Hahn)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'8" (172 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: December 31, 1954 in Wilsdruff, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC Einheit Dresden, Dresden (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Rowing

Related Olympians: Sister-in-law of Bernd Hahn; Wife of Ulli Hahn.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Christine Hahn-Scheiblich was the first greatest female sculler. She won the initial Olympic gold medal in women's sculling in 1976 at Montreal. She also won the first four world championships in single sculls, those titles coming in 1974, 1975, 1977, and 1978.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Rowing Women's Single Sculls East Germany GDR 1 Gold

Women's Single Sculls

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Rowing East Germany GDR Final 4:05.56
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Rowing East Germany GDR Round One Heat Two 3:36.09