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Ine Schäffer

Full name: Inga "Ine" Schäffer (Mayer-Bojana-)
Gender: Female
Born: March 28, 1923
Affiliations: Union Graz, Graz (AUT)
Country: AUT Austria
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Ine Schäffer was Austrian champion in the shot put (1943, 1948) and discus (1943, 1949). After the "Anschluss" of Austria to the German Reich she placed second in the shot at the 1943 German Championships, and later won the bronze medal in the shot at the 1948 London Olympics. Schäffer married non-Olympian 800 metres runner Heinz Schäffer and they later immigrated to Canada.

Personal Best\: SP – 13.27 (1950).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 25 London Athletics Women's Shot Put Austria AUT 3 Bronze

Women's Shot Put

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1948 Summer 25 London Athletics Austria Final Round 3 13.080
1948 Summer 25 London Athletics Austria Qualifying Round NP QU
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