Silke Lippok

Silke Lippok (born 31 January 1994) is a German swimmer. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the 200 m, 4 × 100 m and 4 × 200 m freestyle events and finished in 13th, 9th and 11th place, respectively.[1] She won three European titles in these events in 2010–2012.

Silke Lippok
Personal information
Full nameSilke Lippok
Nationality Germany
Born (1994-01-31) 31 January 1994
Pforzheim, Germany
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight68 kg (150 lb)

She is the daughter of Christine and Andreas Lippok; her father works in a taxi business. She started training in swimming at the age of five following her elder brother Nils.[2][3]


  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Silke Lippok". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC.
  2. Silke Lippok ist die neue Franziska van Almsick. Die Welt, 16 October 2010
  3. Deutsche Meisterin: Silke Lippok schwimmt mit 14 Jahren allen davon., 6 May 2008

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