|Full name||Beate Edeltraud Peters|
|Born||12 October 1959 (age 60)|
Marl, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||76 kg (168 lb)|
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||69.56 (1986)|
She finished seventh at the 1983 World Championships and the 1984 Summer Olympics. She then won bronze medals at the 1986 European Championships and the 1987 World Championships. She also participated at the 1988 Olympics, but did not reach the final.
Her personal best throw was 69.56 metres with the old javelin type, achieved in July 1986 in Berlin. This ranks her tenth among German old-type-javelin throwers, behind Petra Felke (who held the world record), Antje Kempe, Silke Renk, Beate Koch, Karen Forkel, Tanja Damaske, Ruth Fuchs, Ingrid Thyssen and Susanne Jung.
|Representing West Germany|
|1983||World Championships||Helsinki, Finland||7th||62.42 m|
|1984||Olympic Games||Los Angeles, United States||7th||62.34 m|
|1988||Olympic Games||Seoul, South Korea||14th||60.20 m|
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Beate Peters". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2012-10-19.
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