Hüfner, posing after a successful run, at the 2010 Winter Olympics
30 April 1983 |
Neuruppin, East Germany
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||75 kg (165 lb)|
|Club||RC Blankenburg (1992–1997)
WSC Erzgebirge Oberwiesenthal (1997–present)
|Coached by||Bernhard Glass|
|Achievements and titles|
Tatjana Hüfner (born 30 April 1983) is a German luger who has competed since 2003. She won the bronze medal in the women's singles at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin and the gold medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Hüfner won eight gold medals at the FIL World Luge Championships, winning five in the women's singles event (2007, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2017) and three in the mixed team event (2008, 2012, 2017).
- Tatjana Hüfner hurries from Success to Success. at the Fédération Internationale de Luge de Course (2 February 2008 accessed 2 February 2008.)
- FIL-Luge profile at the Wayback Machine (archived February 27, 2014)
- Fuzilogik Sports – Winter Olympic results – Women's luge
- Hickoksports.com results on Olympic champions in luge and skeleton.
- Hickok sports information on World champions in luge and skeleton.
- List of European luge champions (German)
- List of women's singles luge World Cup champions since 1978.
- SportQuick.com information on World champions in luge. (French)
- Tatjana Hüfner at the International Luge Federation