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Roxanne Dufter

Germany

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSGER21302199201
NOCGermany
Born13 Feb 1992 in  Kempten
GenderWomen
ResidenceInzell, GER
OccupationArmy, Athlete
LanguagesEnglish, German
Higher educationSport Management - School of Applied Management: Erding, GER
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 39.27 25 Feb 2017 Calgary  
    1000m 1:14.61 25 Feb 2017 Calgary  
    1500m 1:54.73 09 Dec 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 4:03.53 01 Dec 2017 Calgary  
    5000m 7:30.22 09 Dec 2018 Tomaszˇw Mazowiecki  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
European Single Distances Championships
Event  
European Single Distances Championships
    Team Pursuit 6 Laps     1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/roxanne.dufter  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamDEC Frillensee Inzell: Germany  
Reason for choosing this sportShe was encouraged to take up the sport by her parents.  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in 1998, at age six, in Inzell, Germany.  
Name of coachDanny Leger [club]; Jan van Veen [national], NED  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHer parents. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2017)  
Hero / IdolGerman speed skater Anni Friesinger-Postma, German racing driver Sebastian Vettel. (Athlete, 28 Jan 2017; 13 Nov 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Never give up." (Athlete, 28 Jan 2017)  
InjuriesIn 2012 she broke three thoracic vertebrae and was unable to train for six months. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2017)

She had pneumonia in 2013 and was forced to take a four-month break from the sport. (ovb-online.de, 13 Mar 2014)

She had a lung infection in 2012 and missed five months. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2017)
 
Famous relativesHer brother Joel has competed internationally in speed skating and was selected to represent Germany at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (SportsDeskOnline, 06 Jan 2017)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (ovb-online.de, 13 Mar 2014)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 6 Laps3  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 6 Laps4  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 6 Laps4  
    2018 Olympic Games Team Pursuit 6 Laps6  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 1500m8  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 3000m9  
    2016/2017 European Sprint Championships Overall11  
    2015/2016 World Allround Championships Allround17  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 500m18  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 1000m19  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 1500m19  
    2016/2017 World Sprint Championships Overall21  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 1000m22  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 1500m22  
    2018 Olympic Games 3000m23  
    2018 Olympic Games 1500m24  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 World Cup Calgary, AB Team Pursuit 6 Laps2  
    2016/2017 World Cup Heerenveen Team Pursuit 6 Laps2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT Team Pursuit 6 Laps3  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m13  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m14  
    2013/2014 World Cup Mass Start 15 Laps17  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m22  
    2017/2018 World Cup 3000/5000m25  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m27  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m29  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1000m41  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m46  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m55