Dorothee Vieth

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Dorothee Vieth
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Dorothee Vieth in 2016.
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NationalityGerman
Born (1960-10-12) 12 October 1960 (age 60) [1]
Hamburg, West Germany [2]
Sport
CountryGermany
Sport Cycling

Dorothee Vieth (born 12 October 1960) is a German Paralympic cyclist.

Vieth first participated in the Summer Paralympics in 2008 where she won two bronze medals in the time trial and road race events. At the 2012 games she won a silver medal in the time trial event and a bronze in the road race event and won a gold medal in the time trail event at the 2016 games. [3]

She has a paralysis of the leg and gluteus muscles. She is also a violinist and violin teacher. [2]

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References

  1. "Rio 2016 Schedule & Results". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 18 March 2020.
  2. 1 2 "Dorothee Vieth - Team Deutschland Paralympics". www.teamdeutschland-paralympics.de (in German). Retrieved 18 March 2020.
  3. "Dorothee Vieth - Cycling | Paralympic Athlete Profile". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 18 March 2020.