Dagmar Kersten

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Dagmar Kersten enjoyed success at the senior level from the very start. She finished 3rd behind Oksana Omelianchik and Elena Shushunova in her very first appearance at the World Championships. Dagmar was a highly efficient gymnast having won at least one individual medal in every competition she appeared in. Even though she recently celebrated her 50th birthday, at the time this profile page was written (November 2020), Kersten is still an active athlete. She currently participates in karate and appears in competitions.

World Championships & Olympic Competition:


Children’s and Youth Spartakiad: 1st-AA, 1st-VT, 1st-UB

Druzhba: 2nd-Team, 24th-AA, 8th-VT

Cottbus International: 4th-AA, 1st-VT
DTB Cup: 1st-AA, 4th-VT, 6th-UB, 6th-BB, 2nd-FX
Dynamo Spartakiade: 2nd-AA
European Championships: 5th-AA, 3rd-VT, 6th-BB
GDR-HUN Dual Meet: 1st-Team, 1st-AA
GDR-NOR-SWE Tri-Meet: 1st-Team, 1st-AA
World Championships: 3rd-Team, 3rd-AA, 3rd-VT, 2nd-UB, 8th-BB, 6th-FX

No Results.

DTB Cup: 3rd-AA, 1st-UB, 2nd-FX
GDR Championships: 1st-AA

China Cup: 3rd-AA
Cottbus International: 8th-AA, 3rd-VT, 3rd-BB, 6th-FX
GDR Championships: 1st-AA, 1st-VT, 1st-UB, 2nd-BB, 2nd-FX
GDR Olympic Trials: 1st-AA
Moscow News: 5th-AA, 9th-VT, 3rd-UB, 3rd-BB, 8th-FX
Olympic Games: 3rd-Team, 6th-VT, 2nd-UB


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Results are taken from Score for Score, The Gymternet, GymnasticGreats, My Meet Scores, Gymn-Forum, the official websites of various national gymnastics federations, newspaper clippings, classic gymnastics magazines, and in some cases, were provided by the gymnasts themselves. An explanation for the meaning of these undefined symbols can be found here.

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