Famous Track And Field Athletes from Germany

List of notable or famous track and field athletes from Germany, with bios and photos, including the top track and field athletes born in Germany and even some popular track and field athletes who immigrated to Germany. If you're trying to find out the names of famous German track and field athletes then this list is the perfect resource for you. These track and field athletes are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known track and field athlete from Germany is included when available.

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  • Alexander John

    Alexander John

    Age: 36
    • Birthplace: Zeulenroda-Triebes, Germany
    Alexander John (born 3 May 1986 in Zeulenroda, East Germany) is a German track and field athlete who specialises in the 110 metres hurdles.
    • Birthplace: Tokmok, Kyrgyzstan
    Alexander Kosenkow (Russian: Александр Косенков; born 14 March 1977) is a German sprinter who specialises in the 100 metres. He represents the sports club TV Wattenscheid.
  • Alyn Camara

    Alyn Camara

    Age: 33
    • Birthplace: Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
    Alyn Camara is a German long jumper. He competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, but failed to qualify for the final.
  • Amy Atkinson

    Amy Atkinson

    Age: 33
    • Birthplace: Ostfildern, Germany
    Amy Atkinson is a sprinter and middle distance runner from Guam. She competed in the 2010 Guam Athletics Championships where she won three gold medals. Atkinson took part in the 2011 Pacific Games, ...more
  • Anna Rüh
    Age: 29
    • Birthplace: Greifswald, Germany
    Anna Rüh is a German athlete who specialises in the discus throw. Rüh represented Germany at the 2012 European Athletics Championships where she finished 4th in the discus event with a throw of 62.65 ...more
  • Anne Cibis
    Age: 37
    • Birthplace: Worms, Germany
    Anne Cibis (née Möllinger; born 27 September 1985 in Worms) is a track and field sprint athlete who competes internationally for Germany.Cibis represented Germany at the 2008 Summer Olympics in ...more