Kristin Otto

Kristin Otto

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Kristin Otto is a well-famous German Swimmer. Further, Kristin Otto is widely famous for her incredible swimming records on national and Internation Stages.

Early Life

Kristin Otto was born on 7th February 1966 in Leipzig, Bezirk Leipzig, East Germany and is currently 55 years old. She was born in a caucasian family. However, the former German swimming champion has not revealed her father’s name and her mother’s name in the media yet. Further, Kristin has shared very little information about her family and childhood.

So, there is no information regarding her siblings and other family members. We will let you know shortly if Otto reveals her information. From a religious point of view, Otto is a Christian. Moving into the educational background and childhood, Kristin has completed her school-level studies at a local private school in her hometown. Further, she has finished her graduation as well. On the other hand, Otto has kept her school’s name and her college’s name secret from the media

Professional Life

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Caption: Kristin Otto in swimming pool(source: Wikipedia)

Kristin started to train as a professional swimmer at the age of 11 however, she got her first international breakthrough in the 1982 World Championship. In the tournament, Kristin completed the 100 m Backstroke race in the first position to secure her gold medal. Likewise, in the same tournament, Otto won the other two gold for 4*100 m medley and4*10 freestyle.

World Championship

After the 1982 tournaments, Kristin made her second participation in the world Championship in 1986. In the competition, she won gold medals for 100 m freestyle, 200 m medley, 4×100 m medley, and  4×100 m freestyle. Similarly, Otto won a silver medal for 50m freestyle and 10m butterfly in the 1986 World Championship.

Olympics

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Caption: Kristin Otto showing her gold medal(Source: Swimming World)

Kristin made her first appearance in Olympics in 1984 where she set a record for the 200m freestyle. However, Kristin withdraws from the tournament after the tournament was boycott by 14 Eastern bloc countries including her home country East Germany.

Later, Kristin made her second appearance in the 1988 Olympics Seoul. In this competition,. Kristin single-handedly dominated the entire woman swimming competition. In short, she ranked first in most of the swimming category races of the tournament. Otto secured gold for 50 m freestyle, 100 m freestyle, 100 m butterfly, 100 m backstroke, 4×100 m freestyle, and 4×100 m medley.

European Championship

Kristin Otto is a world-class swimmer. She has left her legacy in European Championship as well. She made her first appearance in the European championship in 1983 in Rome where she ranked first in two categories securing two gold for her country. Moreover, Otto won 4*100 m freestyle race and 4*200m freestyle race.

In addition, she showed her major dominance in the European championship 1987 in Strasburg. In that tournament, Kristin won 5 gold medals for 100 m freestyle, 100 m backstroke, 100 m butterfly, 4×100 m freestyle, and 4×100 m medley

Similarly, in the 1989 European Championship, Otto won gold for two categories 100m backstroke and 4*100 m medley. In the same tournament, she won a silver medal in 100m freestyle and a bronze in 200m backstrokes.

Relationship Status

Moving into the relationship status, there is no information available regarding Kristin’s relationship status. We will let you know about her dating history shortly in our next update.

Body measurement

Talking about body measurement, Kristin has a pretty well-shaped and well-maintained body. Being an athlete, Kristin is very concerned about her body figure and physical appearance. Further, Otto stands at a height of around 5 feet and 4 inches. Likewise, Otto has a bodyweight of around 59 kg or 130 lbs.

In addition, Kristin regularly does physical exercise and workouts to maintain her body figure and physical appearance. Likewise, Kristin uses shoes of size 7. Further, Otto has beautiful black eyes along with Blonde hair.

Social Media and net Worth

Moving into social media availability, Kristin is not active on social media. Otto has not created any accounts on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

In addition, Kristin Otto has earned a pretty handful amount of money from her career. However, Otto has kept her annual income and salary secret from the media. As per the source, Kristin has an estimated net worth of around $4 million.