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Laura Dahlmeier
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Personal information
Nationality German
Born 22 August 1993 (1993-08-22) (age 28)
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
Height 1.62 m
Weight 52 kg
Professional information
Sport Biathlon
Club SC Partenkirchen
World Cup debut 2013
Olympic Games
Teams 2 (2014, 2018)
Medals 3 (2 gold)
World Championships
Teams 5 (2013–2019)
Medals 15 (7 gold)
World Cup
Seasons 7 (2012/13–2018/19)
Individual races 83
All races 101
Individual victories 22
All victories 33
Individual podiums 50
All podiums 62
Overall titles 1 (2016–17)
Discipline titles 2:
1 Individual (2016–17)
1 Pursuit (2016–17)

Laura Dahlmeier ( born 22 August 1993) is a retired German biathlete. Dahlmeier started in her first world cup races in the 2012/13 season. In 2014, she participated in the Winter Olympics in Sochi. She won a record of five gold medals at the World Championships of 2017. In 2018 she became the first woman to win the biathlon sprint and pursuit in the same Olympics. During her career she has won a total of two golds and one bronze at the Olympics, seven gold medals, three silver medals and five bronze medals at World Championships, one overall World Cup and two discipline World Cup titles. Dahlmeier announced her retirement from competition in May 2019, at the age of 25. In October 2019, she released a children's book.

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