Veronika SCHMIDT

German Democratic Republic (Germany) GDR

Cross-Country

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
    1 B
  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Innsbruck 1976
  • Year of Birth
    1952
Olympic Results

Biography

Veronika SCHMIDT

Veronika Hesse-Schmidt won a gold medal in the cross-country relay at Lake Placid in 1980 and a bronze medal in 1976 at Innsbruck. At the World Championships she won gold at 20 km in 1980, a silver in the relay in 1974, and a relay bronze in 1982. Hesse-Schmidt also won several East German titles: 5 km 1976-77, and 1979-80 (runner-up 1974), 10 km 1976, and 1979-80 (runner-up 1974-75 and 1982) and runner-up over 15 km in 1977 and 1979-80. In 1974, 1976 and 1979 she was East German Champion in the relay.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Lake Placid 1980

#7
5 kilometres
5 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
#8
10 kilometres
10 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
G
4 × 5 kilometres Relay
4 × 5 kilometres Relay Cross Country Skiing
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Innsbruck 1976

#12
5 kilometres
5 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
#8
10 kilometres
10 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
B
4 × 5 kilometres Relay
4 × 5 kilometres Relay Cross Country Skiing