Marga PETERSEN-KALLENSEE

Germany GER

Athletics

  • Olympic Medals
    1 S
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Helsinki 1952
  • Year of Birth
    1919
Olympic Results

Biography

Marga PETERSEN-KALLENSEE

Sprinter Marga Petersen earned a silver medal with the sprint relay at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics and reached the semifinals of the 100. She earned 10 West German titles in the post-war years. Petersen was elected 1947 West German Sportswoman of the Year. She was also awarded the Silver Bay Leaf in 1951 and 1952. Her husband Ewald Petersen (1915-98) was a nationally successful sprinter. Marga later was a Board Member of “German Former Olympians” and served with the Federation of Former Track and Field Athletes. She was educated as an office clerk.

Personal Best\: 100 – 11.8 (1947).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Helsinki 1952

#5 h1 r3/4
100 metres
100 metres Athletics
S
4 x 100 metres Relay
4 x 100 metres Relay Athletics