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Trudi Meyer

Full name: Gertrud "Trudi" Meyer (-Baier)
Gender: Female
Born: July 13, 1914 in Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany
Died: October 23, 1999 in Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany
Affiliations: TKH, Hannover (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Gymnastics

Related Olympians: Wife of Bernhard Baier.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Trudi Meyer, a German gymnast from Hannover, won the gold medal with the German team at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. The eight exercises were held outdoors in front of 20,000 spectators at Dietrich Eckart Stage, nowadays called Waldbühne. She won the individual competition, for which medals were not awarded.

Meyer was also German Champion in 1936, and then one of the favorites for the 1940 Games, but when they were cancelled she finished her career. She then married water polo player [Bernhard Baier] in 1940. By profession, she became a gymnastics school teacher.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Gymnastics Women's Team All-Around Germany GER 1 Gold

Women's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank IP TP CEP OEP
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Gymnastics Germany GER Final Standings 1 67.55
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Gymnastics Germany GER Individual Standings 1 67.55
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Gymnastics Germany GER Balance Beam 1 23.10 9.05 14.05
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Gymnastics Germany GER Uneven Bars 8 22.60 9.20 13.40
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Gymnastics Germany GER Horse Vault 7 21.85 7.90 13.95
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