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Caren Jung

Full name: Caren Jung (-Sonn)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-6.5 (169 cm)
Weight: 121 lbs (55 kg)
Born: January 18, 1968 in Ulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Affiliations: MTG Mannheim, Mannheim (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Wife (divorced) of Ralf Sonn.


West German hurdler Caren Jung was disqualified in the heats of the 100 hurdles at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics. She also participated in the 1995 World Championships and the 1998 European Championships. Domestically she won two outdoor (1995, 1998) and six indoor titles (1990, 1994-95, 1997-98, and 2000). She took part in three European Indoor Championships and placed fifth in 1990, and sixth in both 1996 and 1998. In her later years Jung competed in triathlons. She married high jumper [Ralf Sonn], but they later divorced and she re-married. Professionally she was educated as a graphic designer and later owned an advertising agency.

Personal Best\: 100H – 12.88 (1997).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 24 Barcelona Athletics Women's 100 metres Hurdles Germany GER AC h4 r1/4

Women's 100 metres Hurdles

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank L
1992 Summer 24 Barcelona Athletics Germany Round One Heat Four AC DQ 8
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