Anke Möhring

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Anke Möhring
Personal information
Nationality East German
Born (1969-08-28) 28 August 1969 (age 47)
Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 152 lb (69 kg)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle
Club Sportclub Magdeburg

Anke Möhring (born 28 August 1969 in Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt) is a former freestyle swimmer from East Germany, who won the bronze medal in the 400 m freestyle at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. She was named Swimming World's European Swimmers of the Year in 1989.

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Preceded by
Janet Evans
Women's 800 metre freestyle
world record holder (long course)

19 August 1987 – 22 March 1988
Succeeded by
Janet Evans
Preceded by
Kristin Otto
European Swimmer of the Year
Succeeded by
Krisztina Egerszegi