Marianne Buggenhagen

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Marianne Buggenhagen
Medal record
Paralympic athletics
Competitor for  Germany
Paralympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1992 Barcelona Pentathlon - PW3-4
Gold medal – first place 1992 Barcelona Discus throw - THW5
Gold medal – first place 1992 Barcelona Javelin throw - THW5
Gold medal – first place 1992 Barcelona Shot put - THW5
Gold medal – first place 1996 Atlanta Discus throw - F53-54
Gold medal – first place 1996 Atlanta Shot put - F53-54
Gold medal – first place 2000 Sydney Shot put - F55
Gold medal – first place 2004 Athens Shot put - F54/55
Gold medal – first place 2008 Beijing Discus throw - F54-56
Silver medal – second place 2004 Athens Discus throw - F54/55
Bronze medal – third place 1996 Atlanta Javelin throw - F53-54
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Beijing Shot put - F54-56
Bronze medal – third place 2012 London Shot put - F54-56
IPC European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2014 Swansea Discus - F55
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Swansea Shot put - F53/54/55

Marianne Buggenhagen is a Paralympian athlete from Germany competing mainly in throwing events.

She first competed in the 1992 Summer Paralympics in Barcelona, Spain. There she won four gold medals in discus, javelin, shot putt and pentathlon. Then at the 1996 Summer Paralympics in Atlanta, United States she again won the shot and discus and won a bronze in the javelin. The following games in 2000 in Sydney, Australia she yet again won the shot putt. At her fourth games in 2004 she won her fourth consecutive shot putt title and won a silver in the discus throw. Marianne was one of the few athletes to have competed in Barcelona to also compete in the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, her she failed to win a fifth shot putt managing only to win the bronze medal, but did manage to win the discus throw, her twelfth medal in all of which 9 had been gold.

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