2016 Sportswoman of the Year

Nele ALDER-BAERENS

Photo: Nele ALDER-BAERENS

Flag: Germany Germany (GER)

Athletics

20.08.2016: German Champion with 07:29:04 at the German Championship (100km) in Leipzig (GER) 26.07.2016: World Champion with a new World Record with 02:59:03 at the World Deaf Championship in Stara Zagora (BUL)

02.04.2016: German Champion with a new German Record 2016 with 82,998 km at the Sri Chinmoy 6h-Run + German Championship 2016 in Nuremberg(GER)

05.03.2016: German Champion 2016 with 03:20:33 at the German Championship (50km) in Berlin (GER)

Other top finishers in this ranking order:

AthleteCountrySport
YAKUBOVSKAYA Olga (Shmigelskaya)flag: Russian Federation RUSAthletics
SHAPOVAL Yuliia flag: Ukraine UKRAthletics
ABDIFARDDAVIL Maryam flag: Iran IRIAthletics
RAAD Trude flag: Norway NORAthletics
CRESSY Emily flag: United States USAFootball
SANTOS Joana flag: Portugal PORJudo
SILVA Natalia Aparecida flag: Brazil BRAVolleyball