German athlete who is known for specializing in the 3000 m steeplechase. She is known for competing in World Championships as well as Olympic Games. She is known for having won the European Under 23 Championship in Tampere, Finland where she won first place in the 3000 m steeplechase.
She first began competing in 2009 in the World Youth Championships in Brixen, Italy. Her first major recognition was in 2011 when she placed first at the Tallinn, Estonia European Junior Championships. She competed in her first Olympic Games in London in 2012.
She won the European Championships in Amsterdam, Netherlands in 2016 in the 3000 m steeplechase.
She was born and raised in Ehringshausen, Germany.
Katrin Dorre-heinig is a fellow runner from Germany also known for competing in Olympic games.