Brigitte Wokoeck

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Brigitte Wokoeck
Bundesarchiv Bild 183-90062-0001, Brigitte Wokoeck, Heinz-Ulrich Walther.jpg
Wokoeck and Walther in 1962
Personal information
Alternative names Wocköck, Wockoeck
Country represented East Germany
Born (1946-02-22) 22 February 1946 (age 69)
Lübeck, Germany
Height 1.64 m (5 ft 4 12 in)
Former partner Heinz-Ulrich Walther
Former skating club SC Dynamo Berlin
Retired 1964

Brigitte Wokoeck (born 22 February 1946) is a former pair skater who represented East Germany and the Unified Team of Germany in competition. With partner Heinz-Ulrich Walther, she is the 1963 Blue Swords champion and a two-time East German national champion (1962, 1964). The pair competed at the 1964 Winter Olympics, finishing 11th.

Competitive highlights[edit]

(with Walther)

Event 1959–60 1960–61 1961–62 1962–63 1963–64
Winter Olympics 10th
European Championships 6th 8th
Blue Swords 1st
East German Champ. 3rd 1st 3rd 1st