Ellen Brockhöft

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Ellen Brockhöft
Personal information
Country represented  Germany
Born (1895-04-29)29 April 1895
Died 19 December 1977(1977-12-19) (aged 82)
Skating club Berliner SC
Retired 1929

Ellen Brockhöft (25 April 1895 in Berlin - 19 December 1977 in Bonn) was a German figure skater. She won three national titles and twice captured the silver medal in ladies' singles at the World Figure Skating Championships. She also participated in the 1928 Winter Olympics, where she placed ninth in the Women's figure skating competition. She retired from amateur sport in 1929 and became coach in St. Moritz. During her skating career she claimed to be younger believing this would support her skating career.


Event 1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928
Winter Olympic Games 9th
World Championships 2nd 2nd 4th
German Championships 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st