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Britta Bilač

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Subject: 1993 World Championships in Athletics – Women's high jump, 1997 World Championships in Athletics – Women's high jump, Rosemarie Ackermann, Ulrike Meyfarth, 1995 IAAF World Indoor Championships
Collection: 1968 Births, Athletes (Track and Field) at the 1992 Summer Olympics, Athletes (Track and Field) at the 1996 Summer Olympics, East German Female High Jumpers, East German High Jumpers, East German Sportswomen, European Athletics Championships Medalists, Female High Jumpers, Living People, Olympic Athletes of Slovenia, People from Saalfeld, Slovenian High Jumpers, Slovenian Sportswomen, Sportspeople from Thuringia
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Britta Bilač

Britta Bilač (née Vörös) (born December 4, 1968 in Saalfeld, Thuringia, East Germany) is a retired high jumper who competed internationally for Germany and Slovenia from 1992 onwards. Her greatest achievement was the European Championship victory in 1994 with a personal best jump of 2.00 m.

She won the 1989 Hochsprung mit Musik with a leap of 1.84 m.

Formerly representing East Germany, she married Slovenian long jumper Borut Bilač and thus became a Slovenian citizen in 1992.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  East Germany
1990 European Indoor Championships Glasgow, Scotland 2nd 1.94 m[1]
Representing  Slovenia
1992 European Indoor Championships Genoa, Italy 4th 1.91 m[2]
Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 15th 1.83 m (1.92)
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 11th 1.88 m (1.90)
Mediterranean Games Narbonne, France 1st 1.92 m
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 1st 2.00m PB (1.92)[3]
World Cup London, United Kingdom 1st 1.91 m[4]
1995 World Indoor Championships Barcelona, Spain 2nd 1.99 m (1.92)
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 9th 1.93 m (1.93)
1997 World Indoor Championships Paris, France 12th 1.90 m (1.93)
World Championships Athens, Greece 7th 1.93 m (1.94)
  • Results in brackets indicate height achieved in qualifying round


  • Britta Bilač profile at IAAF
  1. ^ 1990 European Indoor Championships - women's high jump (Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite)
  2. ^ 1992 European Indoor Championships - women's high jump (Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite)
  3. ^ 1994 European Championships - women's results (Sporting Heroes)
  4. ^ Representing Europe
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Stefka Kostadinova
Women's High Jump Best Year Performance
alongside Inga Babakova and Silvia Costa

Succeeded by
Inga Babakova

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