Inge Sedlmaier

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameInge•Sedlmaier
Used nameInge•Sedlmaier
Born4 May 1925 in Landshut, Bayern (GER)
Died13 March 1976 in Bischofswiesen, Bayern (GER)
AffiliationsTG Landshut, Landshut (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality West Germany


West German gymnast Inge Sedlmaier participated at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. She finished fourth in the portable apparatus team event, fifth in the all-around team event, and was 54th in the individual all-around competition. She also finished fifth in the team event at the 1954 World Championships. Sedlmaier was the first Olympian from Landshut, where later a street was named in her honor.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1952 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) GER FRG Inge Sedlmaier
Individual All-Around, Women (Olympic) 54
Team All-Around, Women (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 5
Team Portable Apparatus, Women (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 4
Floor Exercise, Women (Olympic) =52
Horse Vault, Women (Olympic) 71
Uneven Bars, Women (Olympic) =58
Balance Beam, Women (Olympic) =73