Her personal best time in 800 metres is 1:57.22 minutes, achieved at the 1982 European Championships in Athens. This places her eighth on the German all-time list, behind Sigrun Wodars, Christine Wachtel, Elfi Zinn, Anita Weiß, Martina Kämpfert, Ulrike Klapezynski and Hildegard Ullrich. Her personal best time in 1500 metres is 4:02.66 minutes, achieved in August 1983 in Köln. This places her tenth on the German all-time list, behind Christiane Wartenberg, Hildegard Körner, Angelika Zauber, Andrea Lange, Ulrike Klapezynski, Beate Liebich, Kristina da Fonseca-Wollheim, Brigitte Kraus and Gunhild Hoffmeister.
Klinger competed for the sports club TV Obersuhl during her active career.
|1982||European Championships||Athens, Greece||3rd||1:57.22 PB|
|1983||World Championships||Helsinki, Finland||4th|
|1984||Olympic Games||Los Angeles, U.S.||7th|
|This biographical article relating to West German athletics is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|