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Natascha Liebknecht

Full name: Natalie "Natascha" Liebknecht
Gender: Female
Born: January 16, 1941 in Pushkino, Moskva, Russia
Affiliations: SC Dynamo Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Speed Skating

Biography

East German speed skater Natascha Liebknecht from East Berlin competed at the 1960 Squaw Valley Winter Olympics, finishing 20th in the 500 metres and 17th in the 1,000 metres. In 1961 she placed fourth at the East German All-Around Championships. Natascha was the daughter of architect Kurt Liebknecht, who was a nephew of the well-known co-founder of the German Communist Party KPD Karl Liebknecht, who was murdered in 1919.

Personal Bests: 500 – 51.4 (1960); 1000 – 1:43.5 (1960); 1500 – 2:50.4 (1960); 3000 – 5:59.1 (1960).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Winter 19 Squaw Valley Speed Skating Women's 500 metres Germany GER 20
1960 Winter 19 Squaw Valley Speed Skating Women's 1,000 metres Germany GER 17

Women's 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1960 Winter 19 Squaw Valley Speed Skating Germany Final Standings 20 51.4

Women's 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 2c 6c
1960 Winter 19 Squaw Valley Speed Skating Germany Final Standings 17 1:43.5 22 1:01
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