|Roles||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Born||7 February 1956 in Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen (GER)|
|Measurements||170 cm / 55 kg|
|Affiliations||SSF Bonn 1905, Bonn (GER)|
Helga Niemann finished fifth in her 400 m individual medley heat at the 1972 München Olympics and was eliminated. She qualified for the Games after winning the West German title in this event a few months earlier. She also won five national relay titles with her home club SSF Bonn.
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1972 Summer Olympics||Swimming (Aquatics)||FRG||Helga Niemann|
|400 metres Individual Medley, Women (Olympic)||20|