Kathrin Boron

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Olympic medal record
Women's Rowing
Competitor for  Germany
Gold 1992 Barcelona Double Sculls
Gold 1996 Atlanta Quad Sculls
Gold 2000 Sydney Double Sculls
Gold 2004 Athens Quad Sculls
Bronze 2008 Beijing Quad Sculls
Rowing World Championships
Competitor for  East Germany
Gold 1989 Rowing World Cup Quad Sculls
Gold 1989 Bled Quad Sculls
Gold 1990 Tasmania Double Sculls
Competitor for  Germany
Gold 1991 Vienna Double Sculls
Silver 1993 Račice Double Sculls
Silver 1994 Indianapolis Single Sculls
Gold 1997 Aiguebelette Double Sculls
Gold 1997 Aiguebelette Quad Sculls
Gold 1998 Cologne Quad Sculls
Gold 1999 St. Catharines Double Sculls
Gold 2001 Lucerne Double Sculls
Silver 2003 Milan Double Sculls
Silver 2005 Gifu Women's quad
Silver 2007 Munich Women's quad

Kathrin Boron (born November 4, 1969 in Eisenhüttenstadt, Germany) is a German sculler, and four-time Olympic gold medalist. She's an athlete of the SV Dynamo/ SG Dynamo Potsdam.[1]

Boron won the women's double sculls at the 1992 Summer Olympics with Kerstin Köppen and 2000 Summer Olympics with Jana Thieme, and the women's quad sculls at the 1996 Summer Olympics and 2004 Summer Olympics. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she finished third in the quad sculls. In addition, Boron has won seven World Championship Gold Medals and five Silver, starting with Gold in the Double Sculls at Tasmania in 1990.

Boron was honoured for her outstanding career in rowing with the 2009 Thomas Keller Medal.[2]


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