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Finnia
Wunram
GermanyGermany, GER
Open water

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
18 December 1995
Height
164 cm
Residence
Magdeburg, GER
Occupation
Athlete, Serves in the Army
Languages
English, German

Sport Specific Information

Club / Team
SC Magdeburg: Germany
Name of coach
Bernd Berkhahn [club], GER; Stefan Lurz [national], GER

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal in the 5km at the 2015 World Championships in Kazan, Russian Federation. (volksstimme.de, 23 Oct 2015)
Injuries
She collided with Russian swimmer Sergei Bolshakov while competing at the 2017 World Championships in Balatonfured, Hungary. The collision caused her to hyperventilate, which led to her being pulled out of the water. (faz.net, 20 Jul 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (volksstimme.de, 07 Jul 2018)
Other information
RESCUE ACTION
She helped to get Polish female swimmer Natalia Charlos out of the water after she lost consciousness and almost drowned during the 10km race at the 2014 European Championships in Berlin, Germany. (mopo.de, 13 Aug 2014)

DISQUALIFICATION
She was disqualified at the 2013 World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, after she passed one of the buoys on the wrong side. (volksstimme.de, 22 Jul 2013)

MOVING TO MAGDEBURG
At age 17 she decided to move from her hometown Elmshorn, Germany to Magdeburg, which is 300km away, to continue her work with coach Bernd Berkhahn. (faz.net, 19 Jul 2017)