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Caroline
Ruhnau
GermanyGermany, GER
Female
Swimming

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
16 October 1984
Height
175 cm
Occupation
Marketing
Languages
English, German
Higher education
Sports Marketing - Ruhr University Bochum: Germany

Sport Specific Information

Club / Team
SG Essen: Germany

General Interest

Hobbies
Reading. (sg-essen.de, 14 Oct 2013)
Awards and honours
She was named the 2011 and 2012 Female Swimmer of the Year by the North Rhine-Westphalia Swimming Association in Germany. (swimpool.de, 2016)

She was named the 2000 and 2009 Sportswoman of the Year in Munster, Germany. (westline.de, 10 Feb 2010; wn.de, 22 Oct 2009)
Famous relatives
Her younger sister Alice has competed in swimming at an elite level. (wn.de, 10 Apr 2015)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works as an assistant in visual merchandising and point of sale management. (xing.com, 2018)

RETIREMENT
She has officially retired from the sport but made a temporary comeback in December 2017 to represent the SG Essen club in the 10x100m freestyle relay at the PSV Stutenkerl-Schwimmfest in Germany. (sg-essen.de, 23 Dec 2017)