Dorthe Rasmussen

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Dorthe Skovshoved Rasmussen (born January 27, 1960 in Copenhagen, Denmark) is a retired female long-distance runner from Denmark. She competed for her native country at two Summer Olympics: 1984 and 1992. Her best result was finishing in 13th place in the women's marathon at the 1984 Summer Olympics. She set her personal best in the classic distance (2:29.34) in 1989.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Denmark
1984 Olympic Games Los Angeles, United States 13th Marathon 2:33:40
1986 European Championships Stuttgart, West Germany 18th 10,000 m 32:53.04
1989 Egmond Half Marathon Egmond, Netherlands 1st Half Marathon 1:14:45
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan Marathon DNF
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain heats 10,000 m 33:22.43
1995 World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden Marathon DNF