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

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

Francesca Halsall Halsall through in 50m freestyle

Great Britain's Francesca Halsall finishes first in her women's 50m freestyle heat securing her place in the semi-final.

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.

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Results for Britta Steffen

Date Event Rank Mark
4 Aug Women's 50m Freestyle Final 4 24.46
3 Aug Women's 50m Freestyle Semi-finals, Heat 1 2 24.57
3 Aug Women's 4x100m Medley Relay Heats, Heat 1 4 3:59.95
3 Aug Women's 50m Freestyle Heats, Heat 9 2 24.70
1 Aug Women's 100m Freestyle Semi-finals, Heat 1 6 54.18
1 Aug Women's 100m Freestyle Heats, Heat 6 6 54.42
28 Jul Women's 4x100m Freestyle Relay Heats, Heat 2 4 3:39.16

Head to Head

Britta Steffen vs Amy Smith

Britta Steffen

Britta Steffen One to watch Germany flag

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

32

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

29

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