Anni Unger

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full nameAnna "Anni"•Unger (Körner-)
Used nameAnni•Unger
Born2 May 1944 in Klingenthal, Sachsen (GER)
Measurements163 cm / 56 kg
AffiliationsSC Dynamo Klingenthal, Klingenthal (GER)
NOC East Germany

Biography

Cross-country skier Anni Unger participated in the 1968 Grenoble and 1972 Sapporo Winter Games. Her best result was fifth place with the 3x5 km relay in 1972. In 1970 she was a member of the 3x5 km relay team that won the first East German cross country medal (silver) at the World Championships. She also won four East German national relay, and three individual titles, in the 5 km (1971) and 10 km (1967 and 1970). She later married Helmut Unger, but both also divorced.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Winter Olympics Cross Country Skiing (Skiing) GDR Anni Unger
5 kilometres, Women (Olympic) 16
10 kilometres, Women (Olympic) 22
1972 Winter Olympics Cross Country Skiing (Skiing) GDR Anni Unger
5 kilometres, Women (Olympic) 28
10 kilometres, Women (Olympic) 20
3 × 5 kilometres Relay, Women (Olympic) East Germany 5

Olympic family relations

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