Marion BECKER-STEINER

Romania ROU

Athletics

  • Olympic Medals
    1 S
  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Munich 1972
  • Year of Birth
    1950
Olympic Results

Biography

Marion BECKER-STEINER

Marion Steiner was born in Hamburg (West Germany), but grew up in East Germany. In 1969 she moved legally to Romania to marry her coach, the Romanian-German Siegfried Becker. At the 1972 Olympics she started for Romania, failing the qualification round. After the Olympics, she remained in West Germany and left her daughter Almut back in Romania up to 1975. In 1976 she was allowed to start for West Germany after a 2-year suspension. There she won the silver medal. She was German javelin champion in 1976-77 and received the "Silberne Lorbeerblatt" (Silver Bay Leaf) in 1976.

Personal Best\: JT – 65.14 (1976).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Montreal 1976

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Javelin Throw
Javelin Throw Athletics
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Munich 1972

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Javelin Throw
Javelin Throw Athletics