Anke Behmer

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Anke Behmer
Medal record
Women’s Athletics
Representing  East Germany
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1988 Seoul Heptathlon
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1983 Helsinki Heptathlon
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1986 Stuttgart Heptathlon
Anke Vater and Sabine Paetz (right), (1983)

Anke Behmer, née Vater (born June 5, 1961 in Stavenhagen, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) is a former East German athlete who competed mainly in the heptathlon.

She won the bronze medal for East Germany at the 1988 Summer Olympics held in Seoul, South Korea with a personal best score of 6858 points. This result ranks her fourth among German heptathletes, behind Sabine Braun, Sabine Paetz and Ramona Neubert. [1]