Brita Baldus

Brita Pia Baldus (born 4 June 1965 in Leipzig, Saxony) is a German diver, who competed for East Germany until the unification in 1991. She was affiliated with the Sportclub Deutsche Hochschule für Körperkultur in Leipzig.

Brita Baldus
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Medal record
Women's diving
Representing  East Germany
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1983 Rome 3 m springboard
Silver medal – second place 1989 Bonn 1 m springboard
Silver medal – second place 1989 Bonn 3 m springboard
Bronze medal – third place 1985 Sofia 3 m springboard
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Strasbourg 3 m springboard
Representing  Germany
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1992 Barcelona 3 m springboard
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1991 Perth 3 m springboard
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1991 Athens 1 m springboard
Gold medal – first place 1993 Sheffield 3 m springboard
Bronze medal – third place 1991 Athens 3 m springboard

She participated in the 1988 Summer Olympics for East Germany, placing seventh in the 3 metre springboard event. She then won a bronze medal in the same event at the 1992 Summer Olympics.

ReferencesEdit

  • databaseOlympics
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Brita Baldus". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020.