Schumann, Margit (1952–)

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Schumann, Margit (1952–)

East German luge athlete. Born Sept 14, 1952, in East Germany.

Won the World championship (1973, 1974, 1975, 1977); won a bronze medal for singles at Sapporo Olympics (1972); won a gold medal for singles at Innsbruck Olympics (1976). Was one of the 1st champions to be inducted into International Luge Federation Hall of Fame (2004).