Cerstin SCHMIDT

German Democratic Republic (Germany) GDR

Luge

  • Olympic Medals
    1 B
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Calgary 1988
  • Year of Birth
    1963
Olympic Results

Biography

Cerstin SCHMIDT

Cerstin Schmidt started her career in luge in 1973, when she was only 10. She competed as a senior internationally for the first time in 1981, placing second at the World Championships. Schmidt’s next international success came with a second place at the 1985 World Championships and winning the Overall World Cup in the same year, which she repeated in 1986-87. She also won the 1986 European Championships and was 1987 World Champion. After her 1988 Olympic bronze medal, she retired, married sports photographer Harald Almonat and moved to Berlin.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Calgary 1988

B
Singles
Singles Luge