Bettina Zipp

from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Bettina Zipp (after marriage to Bettina Augenstein ; born April 29, 1972 in Heidelberg ) is a former German sprinter .

At the European Championships in Helsinki in 1994 , she won the gold medal in 42.90 seconds in the 4 x 100 meter relay with the German team ( Melanie Paschke , Zipp, Silke-Beate Knoll , Silke Lichtenhagen ). In the 100-meter run of these European Championships, she was eliminated in the semifinals.

In 1991 Bettina Zipp was third in the European Junior Championships in 11.62 seconds. At the 1993 World Championships in Stuttgart, she finished fifth in the 4 x 100 meter relay (42.79 s).

Bettina Zipp was a member of TV Schriesheim from 1991 to 1995 . In 1996 she switched to TV Wattenscheid 01 and became German indoor champion with the 4 x 200 meter relay. During her competition time she was 1.68 m tall and 59 kg heavy.

Personal bests


  • Klaus Amrhein: Biographical manual on the history of German athletics 1898-2005. 2 volumes, Darmstadt 2005 (published by Deutsche Leichtathletik Promotion- und Projektgesellschaft )

Web links