Tina Bøttzau

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Tina Bøttzau
Personal information
Full name Tina Bøttzau Nielsen
Born (1971-08-29) 29 August 1971 (age 52)
Kolding, Denmark
Nationality Danish
Height 174 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Right Back
Youth career
YearsTeam
1985-1989
KIF Kolding
Senior clubs
YearsTeam
1989-1991
KIF Kolding
1991-1995
IK Skovbakken
1995-1997
GOG
1997-2001
IK Skovbakken
National team
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1990-2000
Denmark 120 (247)
Medal record
Women's handball
Representing Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
Olympic Games
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 1996 Atlanta Team
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2000 Sydney Team
World Championships
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 1993 Norway
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 1995 Austria and Hungary
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 1997 Germany
European Championship
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 1996 Denmark Team

Tina Bøttzau (born in Kolding 29 August 1971 (age 52)) is a former Danish team handball player, two times Olympic champion and a World champion. She received gold medals with the Danish national team at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta [1] and at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, [2] and at the 1997 World championship.

After her handball career, she has worked as a teacher.

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References

  1. "1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta, United States Handball" Archived 8 December 2007 at the Wayback Machine databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 12 February 2008)
  2. "2000 Summer Olympics Sydney, Australia Handball" Archived 7 April 2008 at the Wayback Machine databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 12 February 2008)