Marina Janicke

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameMarina•Janicke (-Höhne)
Used nameMarina•Janicke
Born19 June 1954 in Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Measurements160 cm / 51 kg
AffiliationsBerliner TSC, Berlin (GER)
NOC East Germany
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 2
Total 2


Marina Janicke, an East German diver, claimed two bronze medals at the 1972 München Olympics in the springboard and platform events. She also won two silver medals at the 1970 Europeans, and earned a bronze in the springboard at the 1973 Worlds. From 1971-73 she was East German champion on both springboard and platform. Janicke later graduated in biological studies, and was then employed by Robert-Koch-Institute in Berlin as a molecular biologist.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Summer Olympics Diving (Aquatics) GDR Marina Janicke
Springboard, Women (Olympic) 3 Bronze
Platform, Women (Olympic) 3 Bronze

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