Daniela ANSCHUETZ THOMS

Germany GER

Speed Skating

  • Olympic Medals
    2 G
  • Games participations
    3
  • First Olympic Games
    Salt Lake City 2002
  • Year of Birth
    1974
Olympic Results

Biography

Daniela ANSCHUETZ THOMS

Daniela Anschütz-Thoms was a German speed skater who specialized in the long distances. She was named the Queen of Fourth Places as she earned this placement ten times in her career, two of them at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games and a few weeks later another at the World Allround Championships. Nevertheless she won two Olympic gold medals in the team pursuit in 2006 and 2010, and in 2005, also became World Champion in this competition. As of 2010 she has collected 10 German national titles and 14 runner-ups. She was educated as a paralegal.

Personal Bests: 500 – 39.38 (2008); 1000 – 1:16.22 (2008); 1500 – 1:53.80 (2008); 3000 – 3:58.59 (2007); 5000 – 6:56.15 (2006).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Vancouver 2010

#10
1,500 metres
1,500 metres Speed Skating
#4
3,000 metres
3,000 metres Speed Skating
#4
5,000 metres
5,000 metres Speed Skating
G
Team Pursuit (6 laps)
Team Pursuit (6 laps) Speed Skating
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Turin 2006

#10
1,500 metres
1,500 metres Speed Skating
#6
3,000 metres
3,000 metres Speed Skating
#5
5,000 metres
5,000 metres Speed Skating
G
Team Pursuit (6 laps)
Team Pursuit (6 laps) Speed Skating
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Salt Lake City 2002

#12
3,000 metres
3,000 metres Speed Skating
#12
5,000 metres
5,000 metres Speed Skating