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Andrea Martin

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAndrea•Martin (-Vonhausen)
Used nameAndrea•Martin
Born23 April 1967 in Erbach (Odenwald), Hessen (GER)
Measurements175 cm / 65 kg
AffiliationsWV Schierstein, Wiesbaden (GER)
NOC West Germany


West German flatwater canoeist Andrea Martin partnered Claudia Österheld in the K-2 500 at the 1988 Seoul Olympics, and together they were eliminated in the semi-finals. With the K-4 500, they both finished fifth in the final. In 1986-87, and 1990, Martin won the K-2 500 national title with different partners.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1988 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) FRG Andrea Martin
Kayak Doubles, 500 metres, Women (Olympic) Claudia Österheld 4 h1 r3/4
Kayak Fours, 500 metres, Women (Olympic) West Germany 5