Claudia Kristofics-Binder

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Claudia Kristofics-Binder
Personal information
Country represented Austria
Born (1961-10-05) 5 October 1961 (age 53)
Vienna, Austria
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Former skating club WEV
Former training locations Vienna
Retired 1982

Claudia Kristofics-Binder (born 5 October 1961)[1] is an Austrian former figure skater. She is a two-time World bronze medalist (1981, 1982) and the 1982 European champion. She represented Austria at the 1976 and 1980 Winter Olympics.[1]


Event 1975–76 1976–77 1977–78 1978–79 1979–80 1980–81 1981–82
Olympics 16th 7th
Worlds 16th 11th 13th 7th 5th 3rd 3rd
Europeans 13th 8th WD 3rd 1st
Skate America 3rd
Skate Canada 2nd 3rd
Karl Schäfer 1st
Prague Skate 1st
Austrian Champ. 3rd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st
WD = Withdrew

Preceded by
Austria Annemarie Moser-Pröll
Austrian Sportswoman of the year
1981 – 1982
Succeeded by
Austria Gerda Winklbauer