Marita Sandig

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Marita Sandig
Bundesarchiv Bild 183-1984-0512-008, Sylvia Fröhlich, Marita Gasch.jpg
Silvia Fröhlich and Marita Sandig in 1984
Personal information
Born 4 April 1958 (1958-04-04) (age 56)
Lichtenstein, Saxony, Germany
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 68 kg (150 lb)
Sport Rowing
Club SC DHfK, Leipzig

Marita Sandig (later Gasch, born 4 April 1958) is a German rower who won a gold medal in the eights at the 1980 Summer Olympics.[1] She also won four gold and two silver medals at the world championships of 1977–1983, three of them with Silvia Fröhlich.[2] She was married to Uwe Gasch, who is also a retired Olympics rower.[3]


  1. ^ a b Marita Sandig at
  2. ^ a b Rudern – Weltmeisterschaften – Zweier ohne Steuerfrau, Vierer mit Steuerfrau, Achter.
  3. ^ a b Marita Sandig at the International Rowing Federation