Borchert, Katrin (1969–)

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Borchert, Katrin (1969–)

German kayaker. Born April 11, 1969, in Waren, Germany.

At Barcelona Olympics, won a silver medal in K4 500 meters (1992); won a bronze medal for K4 500 meters at Atlanta Olympics (1996); at World championships, won gold medals for K2 1,000 (1998, 1999), K2 500 meters (1998); won a bronze medal for K1 500 meters at Sydney Olympics (2000); placed 1st at World Cup for K2 1,000 meters (2000).