At a glance
Louise Otto won a silver medal with the 4x100 freestyle relay for Germany at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics. It was the first time at the Olympics that a swimming relay for women was held, and it was the first time that German female swimmers won an Olympic medal. Otto also reached the semifinals of the 100 free. Her daughter was well-known German film and TV costume designer Erna Sander.
Louise in numbers
Stockholm 1912GamesResultsSportEventStockholm 1912
6 h1 r2/3Swimming100 metres Freestyle
2 Silver medalSwimming4 x 100 metres Freestyle Relay