Birgit Rockmeier

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Birgit Rockmeier
Personal information
Full name Birgit Rockmeier
Born (1973-11-29) 29 November 1973 (age 43)
Moosburg a.d. Isar, West Germany
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Sport
Country  Germany
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 100 m, 200 m, 400 m
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 60 metres: 7.34 (Halle/Saale; January 1999)
  • 100 metres: 11.33 (Bochum; July 2005)
  • 200 metres: 22.90 (Stuttgart; July 2001)
  • 400 metres: 51.45 (Dortmund; July 2000)

Birgit Rockmeier (born 29 November 1973 in Moosburg) is a former German sprinter who specialised in the 200 metres.

Rockmeier's personal best time is 22.90 seconds, achieved in July 2001 in Stuttgart. She represented the sports club LG Olympia Dortmund and is the twin sister of Gabi Rockmeier.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  West Germany
1990 World Junior Championships Plovdiv, Bulgaria 3rd (h)[1] 4 × 100 m relay 44.95
Representing  Germany
1991 European Junior Championships Thessaloniki, Greece 1st 4 × 100 m relay 44.46
1992 World Junior Championships Seoul, South Korea 3rd 4 × 100 m relay 44.52
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 20th (h) 200m 23.89 (wind: -0.3 m/s)
1997 World Championships Athens, Greece 4th 4 × 100 m relay 42.44
1998 European Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 4th 200 m[2] 23.24
European Championships Munich, Germany 2nd 4 × 100 m relay 42.68
World Cup Johannesburg, South Africa 3rd 4 × 100 m relay 42.81
1999 World Indoor Championships Maebashi, Japan 6th 200 m 23.74
2000 European Indoor Championships Ghent, Belgium 4th 200 m[3] 23.29
2001 World Indoor Championships Lisbon, Portugal 3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:31.00
World Championships Edmonton, Canada 1st 4 × 100 m relay 42.32
2002 European Championships Munich, Germany 8th 400 m 52.91
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:25.10
World Cup Madrid, Spain 5th 4 × 100 m relay 43.36
6th 4 × 400 m relay 3:31.09
2003 World Championships Paris, France 4th 4 × 400 m relay 3:26.25

References[edit]

  1. ^ Did not finish in the final.
  2. ^ 1998 European Indoor Championships, women's 200 m final - Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite
  3. ^ 2000 European Indoor Championships, women's 200 m final - Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite

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