Liane Buhr

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Liane Buhr
Medal record
Women's rowing
Representing  East Germany
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1976 Montreal Coxed quad sculls
Gold medal – first place 1980 Moscow Coxed quad sculls
World Rowing Championships
Gold medal – first place 1974 Lucerne Coxed quad sculls
Gold medal – first place 1975 Nottingham Coxed quad sculls

Liane Buhr (née Weigelt, born 11 March 1956 in Pritzwalk) is a German rowing coxswain who competed for the SG Dynamo Potsdam / Sportvereinigung (SV) Dynamo. She won medals at the international rowing competitions.[1][2][3][4]

After the 1976 Summer Olympics, she took a break from rowing, started a medical degree and married. She returned to international rowing as Liane Buhr at the 1978 World Rowing Championships in Cambridge, New Zealand, where she came fourth in the women's coxed quad sculls.[5] Buhr is a general practitioner in Fichtenwalde, a suburb of Beelitz in Brandenburg.[6]


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