Full name: Anni Steuer (-Ludewig)
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: February 12, 1913 in Metz, Moselle, France
Affiliations: Turn-und Sportverein Duisburg 99
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Anni Steuer won the silver medal at the 1936 Berlin Olympics in the 80 hurdles after the photo finish was evaluated, as four runners came in with the same time 11.7. [Ondina Valla] from Italy was finally determined to be the gold medalist, Steuer took silver, Canadian [Betty Taylor] was awarded the bronze medal, and Italian [Claudia Testoni] was left with an unfortunate fourth place. Anni Steuer, one of the worldâs best hurdlers in the 1930s, was born in Alsace (Metz), at that time German territory, but lived in Duisburg. She was German Champion in 1935, and runner-up in the two following years.
Personal Best: 80H â 11.81 (1936).
|1936 Summer||23||Berlin||Athletics||Women's 80 metres Hurdles||Germany||GER||2||Silver|
|1936 Summer||23||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Semi-Finals||Heat One||3||QU||11.7w|
|1936 Summer||23||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Round One||Heat Three||3||QU||12.1|