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Kerstin Marie-Luise Preßler (born February 2, 1962 in Augsburg, Bayern) is a former female long-distance runner from Germany, who represented West Germany at the 1988 Summer Olympics. She won the Tiberias Marathon in 1986, the 1987 edition of the Berlin Marathon and the 1990 Frankfurt Marathon. She also competed over the half marathon distance and twice won the Berlin Half Marathon (1985 and 1988).


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   West Germany
1986 European Championships Stuttgart, West Germany 20th 10,000 m 33:03.63
1987 Berlin Marathon Berlin, West Germany 1st Marathon 2:31:22
World Championships Rome, Italy 10th 10,000 m 31:56.80
1988 Olympic Games Seoul, South Korea 21st Marathon 2:34:26
1990 Frankfurt Marathon Frankfurt, Germany 1st Marathon 2:34:13
European Championships Split, Yugoslavia 11th 10,000 m 32:42.96


  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Kerstin Preßler". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC.