|Competitor for Germany|
|Silver||1998 Nagano||Women's singles|
|Silver||2002 Salt Lake City||Women's singles|
|Gold||2004 Nagano||Mixed team|
|Silver||1999 Königssee||Women's singles|
|Silver||2000 St. Moritz||Women's singles|
|Silver||2004 Nagano||Women's singles|
|Silver||2005 Park City||Women's singles|
|Bronze||2001 Calgary||Women's singles|
|Bronze||2003 Sigulda||Women's singles|
|World Cup Championships|
|Bronze||2000 Winterberg||Women's singles|
|Bronze||2002 Altenberg||Women's singles|
|Bronze||2006 Winterberg||Women's singles|
Barbara Niedernhuber (nicknamed Babsi, born on 6 June 1974 in Berchtesgaden) is a German luger who competed from 1994 to 2006. She won two silver medals in the women's singles event at the Winter Olympics (1998 (she was beaten by 2 thousandths of a second by her team-mate, Silke Kraushaar), 2002). A favorite to make the 2006 Winter Olympics, she was upset at the national championships by Tatjana Hüfner in late 2005.
Niedernhuber also won seven medals at the FIL World Luge Championships with one gold (Mixed team: 2004), four silvers (Women's singles: 1999, 2000, 2004, 2005), and two bronzes (Women's singles: 2001, 2003). She also won three bronze medals in the women's singles event at the FIL European Luge Championships (2000, 2002, 2006).
Niedernhuber won the overall Luge World Cup title in women's singles in 2004-5.
- In The Simpsons episode "The Bart of War", Milhouse mentions he feels "like luge silver medalist Barbara Niedernhuber" while riding Flanders' video cart.
- BSD news on Niedernhuber's 2006 retirement - retrieved June 12, 2007 (German).
- FIL-Luge profile
- Fuzilogik Sports - Winter Olympic results - Women's luge
- Hickoksports.com results on Olympic champions in luge and skelton.
- Hickok sports information on World champions in luge and skeleton.
- List of European luge champions (German)
- List of women's singles luge World Cup champions since 1978.
- SportQuick.com information on World champions in luge. (French)
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