Claudia Bokel

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Claudia Bokel
2012-12-06 - Claudia Bokel - DOSB - 0811.jpg
Personal information
Born (1973-08-30) 30 August 1973 (age 43)
Ter Apel, Netherlands
Sport Fencing

Claudia Bokel (born 30 August 1973, in Ter Apel, the Netherlands) is a German épée fencer.


Claudia Bokel fought for the Fencing-Club Tauberbischofsheim. At the 2004 Summer Olympics, she won the silver medal in the épée competition with her teammates, Britta Heidemann and Imke Duplitzer.[1] She also competed at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics.[2]

She won a gold medal at the 2001 World Fencing Championships and at the 2006 European Seniors Fencing Championship épée event. During the 2006 World Fencing Championships, she won the bronze medal after beating Romania in the épée team event together with her team mates Imke Duplitzer, Britta Heidemann and Marijana Markovic.

In August 2008, she was elected as a member of the International Olympic Committee by the 120th IOC Session.[3]


  1. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Claudia Bokel". Archived from the original on 2 November 2012. Retrieved 2012-02-12. 
  2. ^ "Claudia Bokel Olympic Results". Retrieved 2012-02-12. 
  3. ^ International Olympic Committee: 120th IOC Session concludes in Beijing