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Elisabeth Ostermeyer

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameElisabeth•Ostermeyer (-Schmidt)
Used nameElisabeth•Ostermeyer
Born2 April 1929 in Nürnberg, Bayern (GER)
AffiliationsTSV 1846 Nürnberg, Nürnberg (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality West Germany


West German gymnast Elisabeth Ostermeyer participated at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. She finished fourth in the portable apparatus team event, fifth in the all-around team event, and was 38th in the individual all-around competition. In 1954 she married Professor Dr. Georg Schmidt, who later became head of the institute for law medicine at the University of Heidelberg.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1952 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) GER FRG Elisabeth Ostermeyer
Individual All-Around, Women (Olympic) =38
Team All-Around, Women (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 5
Team Portable Apparatus, Women (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 4
Floor Exercise, Women (Olympic) =56
Horse Vault, Women (Olympic) =20
Uneven Bars, Women (Olympic) 37
Balance Beam, Women (Olympic) 75