Athletics Career Highlights
Karin Balzer, East Germany Born : 1938 in Magdeburg. Dominated European high hurdling in 1960`s and began a line of East German hurdlers.

 

Titles

Outdoor

1964 :
Olympics
: 80 Metres Hurdles
1965:
1966:
European: 80 Metres Hurdles
1967:
1968:
1969:
European: 80 Metres Hurdles
1970:
1971:
European: 80 Metres Hurdles

Indoor

1967:
European: 60 Metres Hurdles
1968:
European: 60 Metres Hurdles
1969:
European: 60 Metres Hurdles
1970:
European: 60 Metres Hurdles
1971:
European: 60 Metres Hurdles

World Records

Outdoor

1969:
100 Metre Hurdles: 13.3secs; 13.0secs;12.9secs
1970:
100 Metre Hurdles: 12.7secs
1971:
100 metres Hurdles: 12.6secs

Indoor

1970:
60 Metres Hurdles: 8.3secs
1971:
60 Metres Hurdles: 8.1secs