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Bärbel Fuhrmann

Full name: Bärbel Fuhrmann (-von Fircks)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-9 (176 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: March 29, 1940 in Wrocław, Dolnośląskie, Poland
Affiliations: SC Empor Rostock, Rostock (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Bärbel Fuhrmann from Rostock in former East Germany won a bronze medal at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome as a member of the 4x100m medley relay team; she was eliminated in the preliminaries in 100m butterfly. From 1960-62, Fuhrmann won the East German national titles in the 100m butterfly, and in 1963 over 200m butterfly. By profession, Fuhrmann became a teacher and deputy principal at a special needs school in Rostock.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming Women's 100 metres Butterfly Germany GER 2 h4 r1/2
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay Germany GER 3 Bronze

Women's 100 metres Butterfly

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming Germany Round One Heat Four 2 1:13.2

Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming Germany GER Final 3 1:11.8 3:42.5 2
1960 Summer 20 Roma Swimming Germany GER Round One Heat One 3 1:13.1 3:44.8 1
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