Anja Althaus

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Anja Althaus
Anja Althaus 01.jpg
Personal information
Born (1982-09-03) 3 September 1982 (age 34)
Magdeburg, Germany
Nationality German
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Pivot
Club information
Current club Republic of Macedonia ŽRK Vardar
Number 20
Youth clubs
1990–1998 Germany SC Magdeburg
Senior clubs
1998–2000
2000–2007
2007–2012
2012–2014
2014–2017
Germany HC Niederndodeleben
Germany DJK/MJC Trier
Denmark Viborg HK
Germany Thüringer HC
Republic of Macedonia ŽRK Vardar
National team
2002– Germany Germany 243 (527)[1]

Anja Althaus (born 3 September 1982) is a German handball player playing for ŽRK Vardar and the German national team.[2] She won the Champions League with Viborg in 2009.

Althaus made her debut on the German team in 2002.[2] She received a bronze medal at the 2007 World Championship. She competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where Germany finished 11th.

Honours[edit]

Individual awards[edit]

  • Best Defensive Player of the European Championship: 2012[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile". dhb.de. Retrieved 14 June 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Anja Althaus – Deutscher Handballbund" (in German). German Handball Federation. Retrieved 2009-06-17. 
  3. ^ "All Star Team announced". European Handball Federation. 16 December 2012. Retrieved 17 December 2012.