Full name: BÃ¤rbel Struppert (Schrickel-)
Height: 5-2 (158 cm)
Weight: 110 lbs (50 kg)
Born: September 26, 1950 in Jena, ThÃ¼ringen, Germany
Affiliations: Tus Jena, Jena (GER)
Country: East Germany
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
East German sprinter BÃ¤rbel Struppert won a silver medal at the 1972 MÃ¼nchen Olympics together with [Evelin Kaufer], [Christina Heinich] and [Renate Stecher], when the relay lost the dramatic final against West Germany on the anchor leg. In the semifinals East Germany had set a world record, which was bettered by West Germany in the final. With the relay Struppert also finished second at the 1970 European Cup. Domestically she won five outdoor relay titles and two indoor ones. By profession she trained as a sports teacher and was married to soccer player Gerd Struppert.
Personal Best: 100 â 11.1 (1972).
|1972 Summer||21||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||Women's 4 Ã 100 metres Relay||East Germany||GDR||2||Silver|
|1972 Summer||21||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||East Germany||GDR||Final||2||42.95||2|
|1972 Summer||21||MÃ¼nchen||Athletics||East Germany||GDR||Round One||Heat Two||1||QU||42.88||4|