Paula Dufter

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full namePaula•Dufter (-Beckerbauer)
Used namePaula•Dufter
Born29 August 1950 in Inzell, Bayern (GER)
Measurements167 cm / 59 kg
AffiliationsDEC Frillensee, Inzell (GER)
NOC West Germany

Biography

Speed skater Paula Dufter participated in both the 1968 Grenoble and 1972 Sapporo Winter Games. She finished with limited success in all four of the women’s events at that time, her best result being a 12th place in the 500 metres in 1972. She also won the 1969 and 1970 West German all-round title and, in the latter year, also won the sprint title. She later played golf.

Personal Bests: 500 – 45.05 (1972); 1000 – 1:32.32 (1972); 1500 – 2:24.38 (1972); 3000 – 5:18.97 (1972).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Winter Olympics Speed Skating (Skating) FRG Paula Dufter
1,500 metres, Women (Olympic) 30
3,000 metres, Women (Olympic) 19
1972 Winter Olympics Speed Skating (Skating) FRG Paula Dufter
500 metres, Women (Olympic) 12
1,000 metres, Women (Olympic) 16
1,500 metres, Women (Olympic) 15