Elisabeth DEMLEITNER

Federal Republic of Germany FRG

Luge

  • Olympic Medals
    1 B
  • Games participations
    3
  • First Olympic Games
    Sapporo 1972
  • Year of Birth
    1952
Olympic Results

Biography

Elisabeth DEMLEITNER

The West German farmer’s daughter and luger Elisabeth Demleitner was the biggest challenger in the 1970s for East German luge legend Margit Schumann. Demleitner won the 1971 World Championship, also winning a silver in 1974 and 1979, and a bronze in 1970. She was European Champion in 1977 and 1978, after winning a silver in 1972 and also won six consecutive National Championships, 1971-1976, in addition to her 1976 Olympic bronze medal. She later made her living as an architect.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Lake Placid 1980

#4
Singles
Singles Luge
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Innsbruck 1976

B
Singles
Singles Luge
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Sapporo 1972

#4
Singles
Singles Luge