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Viola Bauer

Viola Bauer German cross-country skier

German cross-country skier
The basics
Quick Facts
Intro German cross-country skier
A.K.A. Bauer
Is Cross-country skier
From Germany
Type Sports
Gender female
Birth 13 December 1976, Annaberg-Buchholz, Germany
Age: 43 years
Star sign SagittariusSagittarius
Stats
Height: 167 cm
Weight: 71 kg
The details
Biography

Viola Bauer (born 13 December 1976 in Annaberg-Buchholz, Saxony, East Germany) is a retired German cross-country skier who competed from 1995 to 2007. She has won a complete set of medals at the Winter Olympics with a gold (2002) and a silver (2006) in the 4 × 5 km relay, and a bronze in the 5 km + 5 km combined pursuit (2002).

Bauer also has a complete set of 4 × 5 km relay medals at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships with a gold in 2003, a silver in 2007, and a bronze in 1999. Her best individual finish at the World Championships was sixth in the Individual sprint event in 2005.

Bauer had eleven individual wins at various levels from 1998 to 2007. She retired following the 2006-07 World Cup season. She now works as a commentator for Eurosport.

Cross-country skiing results

All results are sourced from the International Ski Federation (FIS).

Olympic Games

  • 3 medals – (1 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
 Year   Age   10 km 
individual
 15 km 
mass start
 Pursuit  30 km   Sprint   4 × 5 km 
 relay 
 Team 
 sprint 
2002 25 10 Bronze 6 Gold N/A
2006 29 10 N/A Silver 5

World Championships

  • 3 medals – (1 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
 Year   Age   5 km 
individual
 10 km 
individual
 15 km  Pursuit  30 km  Sprint   4 × 5 km 
 relay 
 Team 
 sprint 
1999 22 29 N/A 24 N/A Bronze N/A
2001 24 N/A 13 13 18 CNX 4 N/A
2003 26 N/A DNS 18 Gold N/A
2005 28 N/A N/A 13 11 6 4 4
2007 30 N/A N/A 21 23 16 Silver
a. Cancelled due to extremely cold weather.

World Cup

Season standings

 Season   Age  Season standings Ski Tour standings
Overall Distance Long Distance Middle Distance Sprint Tour de
Ski
1999 23 66 N/A NC N/A 45 N/A
2000 24 55 N/A NC 36 N/A
2001 25 35 N/A N/A N/A 38 N/A
2002 26 21 N/A N/A N/A 15 N/A
2003 27 20 N/A N/A N/A 34 N/A
2004 28 43 36 N/A N/A 37 N/A
2005 29 32 28 N/A N/A 29 N/A
2006 30 18 14 N/A N/A 25 N/A
2007 31 16 18 N/A N/A 26 10

Individual podiums

  • 1 podium
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place
1  2006–07  11 March 2007 Lahti, Finland 10 km Individual C World Cup 3rd

Team podiums

  • 5 victories – (4 RL, 1 TS)
  • 11 podiums – (9 RL, 2 TS)
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place Teammate(s)
1  2001–02  10 March 2002 Falun, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 3rd Henkel / Künzel / Sachenbacher
2  2002–03  24 November 2002 Kiruna, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 2nd Henkel / Künzel / Sachenbacher
3 8 December 2002 Davos, Switzerland 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 3rd Henkel / Sachenbacher / Künzel
4 19 January 2003 Nové Město, Czech Republic 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 1st Henkel / Künzel / Sachenbacher
5 26 January 2003 Oberhof, Germany 6 × 1.5 km Team Sprint F World Cup 3rd Böhler
6 23 March 2003 Falun, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 1st Henkel / Künzel / Sachenbacher
7  2003–04  11 January 2004 Otepää, Estonia 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 2nd Henkel / Sachenbacher / Künzel
8 7 February 2004 La Clusaz, France 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 2nd Henkel / Reschwam Schulze / Künzel
9 2004–05 23 January 2005 Pragelato, Italy 6 × 1.2 km Team Sprint C World Cup 1st Künzel
10 2006–07 17 December 2006 La Clusaz, France 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 1st Böhler / Künzel-Nystad / Sachenbacher-Stehle
11 25 March 2007 Falun, Sweden 4 × 5 km Relay C/F World Cup 1st Böhler / Künzel-Nystad / Sachenbacher-Stehle
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https://data.fis-ski.com/dynamic/athlete-biography.html?sector=CC&competitorid=3407&type=result
https://www.fis-ski.com/DB/general/athlete-biography.html?sectorcode=CC&competitorid=3407
https://www.olympic.org/viola-bauer
https://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/athletes/ba/viola-bauer-1.html
http://www.viola-bauer.de
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