Olympic medalists, women’s artistic gymnastics: German Democratic Republic (East Germany)

Summary

Records

THE EARLIEST

Earliest Olympic medal

Erika Zuchold

Karin Janz

Magdalena Schmidt

Marianne Noack

Marietta Bauerschmidt

Ute Starke

– Team, 1968

Earliest Olympic gold medal

Karin Janz

– Vault & Uneven bars, 1972

THE MOST

Most Olympic medals

Karin Janz

– 7 medals

Most Olympic gold medals

Karin Janz

– 2 gold medals

THE OLDEST

Oldest Olympic medalist

Ute Starke

– 29 years, 9 months at 1968 Olympics

Oldest Olympic gold medalist

Karin Janz

– 20 years, 6 months at 1972 Olympics


Full list of medalists

Bronze: Team | Erika Zuchold, Karin Janz, Magdalena Schmidt, Marianne Noack, Maritta Bauerschmidt and Ute Starke

Silver: Vault | Erika Zuchold

Silver: Uneven bars | Karin Janz

Silver: Team | Angelika Hellmann, Christine Schmitt, Erika Zuchold, Irene Abel, Karin Janz and Richarda Schmeißer

Silver: All around | Karin Janz

Gold: Vault | Karin Janz

Silver: Vault | Erika Zuchold

Gold: Uneven bars | Karin Janz

Silver: Uneven bars | Erika Zuchold

Bronze: Balance beam | Karin Janz

Bronze: Team | Angelika Hellmann, Carola Dombeck, Gitta Escher, Kerstin Gerschau, Marion Kische and Steffi Kräker

Silver: Vault | Carola Dombeck

Bronze: Team | Birgit Suess, Karola Sube, Katharina Rensch, Maxi Gnauck, Silvia Hindorff and Steffi Kräker

Silver: All around | Maxi Gnauck

Silver: Vault | Steffi Kräker

Gold: Uneven bars | Maxi Gnauck

Bronze: Uneven bars | Steffi Kräker

Bronze: Floor | Maxi Gnauck

Bronze: Team | Bettina Schieferdecker, Dagmar Kersten, Dörte Thümmler, Gabriele Fähnrich, Martina Jentsch and Ulrike Klotz

Silver: Uneven bars | Dagmar Kersten



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