Britta Steffen Germany
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

16 Nov 1983

Height

1.8m

Weight

60kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
2 0 0
All-time
Gold Silver Bronze
2 0 1

Top Performances

Sport Guides

SWIMMING

Biography

Competed in: SWIMMINGSwimming

German swimmer aiming to repeat her double gold in Beijing

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Ranomi Kromowidjoj Kromowidjojo takes sprint double

Ranomi Kromowidjojo of the Netherlands wins the Olympic 50m freestyle, with Britain's Fran Halsall in fifth.

4 Aug 12

Briton Carlin surprises big names

Germany

20 Feb 10

Jazmin Carlin upsets British team-mates Rebecca Adlington and Jo Jackson to win the women's 400m freestyle race in the meet against Germany in Swansea.

Button and Daley on Laureus list

Germany

11 Feb 10

World champions Jenson Button, Tom Daley and Mark Cavendish will battle it out in the breakthrough of the year category of the Laureus Sports Awards.

Adlington & Tancock in Welsh meet

Germany

10 Feb 10

Double Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington and world title-holder Liam Tancock will lead the British team when they go head-to-head with Germany.

Head to Head

Britta Steffen vs Amy Smith

Britta Steffen

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London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

7

London 2012 results

24.46 Women's 50m Freestyle

Height

1.8m (5'11")

Weight

60kg

Age

30

Amy Smith

Amy Smith Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

8

London 2012 results

24.87 Women's 50m Freestyle

Height

1.72m (5'8")

Weight

59kg

Age

27

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