Place of Birth: Bad Cannstatt, Germany
Current Residence: Vienna, Austria
Language(s): German, English
International Debut: 1992
Professional Since: 1990 - I played my first regional tournament.
National Team Member: 1996
Q & A
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"Started at the age of 10 by chance! Currently I enjoy the challenge of getting better everyday."
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Babolat, Satelite Star"
Your training regime?
"5-6 badminton sessions for 2-3 hours a week, 2-3 physical sessions"
Memorable sporting achievements?
"2000 first national senior title in singles. 2004 Brazil Open Women's Singles Champion. 2006 European Championships Quarterfinalist (Women's Singles). 2008 India Open Quarterfinalist (Women's Singles). 2009 Slovenia Open Mixed Doubles Champion. 2009/2010 European Circuit Mixed Doubles Runners-Up. 2011 Scottish Open Quarterfinalist (Women's Singles)."