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Kristin Otto

Last mentioned in Leipzig : Germany
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Kristin Otto's Biography

Kristin Otto (born 7 February 1966 in Leipzig, East Germany) is a German Olympic swimming champion. She is most famous for being the first woman to win six gold medals at a single Olympic Games, doing so at the 1988 Seoul Olympic games. Otto was also the first woman to swim the short course 100 meter backstroke in under a minute, doing so at an international short course meet at Indiana University in 1983.

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Kristin Otto News Stories

  • Franklin swims to 6th gold medal

      News Source: Sacramento Bee | 12 months ago
    Missy, we'd like to introduce you to Michael Phelps, Mark Spitz, Ian Thorpe and Kristin Otto as the fifth swimmer to capture as many as six golds at either worlds or an Olympics. Phelps won six golds at the 2004 Athens Olympics, seven at the 2007
  • Swimming: Missy motors to record sixth gold in Barcelona

      News Source: GMA News | 12 months ago
    The final day of the world swimming championships belonged to Missy Franklin as the American teenager became the first woman to win six golds at a single edition thanks to the U.S. triumph in the medley relay on Sunday (Monday, PHL time). In a
  • Kiwis bow out as US star Franklin shines

      News Source: New Zealand Infotech Weekly | 12 months ago
    New Zealand's campaign has come to an end at the 2013 Fina World Swimming Championships in Barcelona without any more medals. None of the Kiwi swimmers in the final morning's action qualified for the evening finals, with the closest being the men's

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