Gudrun Schmidt

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGudrun•Schmidt
Used nameGudrun•Schmidt
Born7 February 1941 in Zeulenroda, Thüringen (GER)
Measurements169 cm
AffiliationsSC Motor Zella-Mehlis, Zella-Mehlis (GER)
NOC East Germany


Cross-country skier Gudrun Schmidt participated in the 1968 Grenoble Winter Olympics. Her best result was sixth place with the 3x5 km relay. She claimed her only East German national title in 1968, winning the 10 km event. Her national collection was completed by three more silver medals and two bronze medals.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Winter Olympics Cross Country Skiing (Skiing) GDR Gudrun Schmidt
5 kilometres, Women (Olympic) 13
10 kilometres, Women (Olympic) 14
3 × 5 kilometres Relay, Women (Olympic) East Germany 6