Hildrun CLAUS-LAUFER

Athletics

  • Olympic Medals
    1 B
  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Rome 1960
  • Year of Birth
    1939
Olympic Results

Biography

Hildrun CLAUS-LAUFER

In 1962, Hildrun Claus married her teammate, pole vaulter Peter Laufer, and started under his name in 1964, finishing seventh. Four years earlier in Rome she earned the bronze medal. She came from Dresden (GDR), but later moved to East Berlin. She won GDR national titles in the long jump in 1957-62 and 1964, and set three world records (6.36 and 6.40 in 1960 and 6.42 in 1961). In 1995, she sustained a sports accident, which resulted in paraplegia and she was confined to a wheelchair. She was educated as a landscape designer.

Personal Best\: LJ – 6.48 (1964).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Tokyo 1964

#7
Long Jump
Long Jump Athletics
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Rome 1960

B
Long Jump
Long Jump Athletics