Scherl in 2015
|Born||12 April 1986|
|Sport||Track and field|
Scherl finished well in the marathon but her success was overshadowed by Anna and Lisa Hahner who controversially crossed the finishing line together at position 81 and 82. They were accused of trying to attract media attention and they did get more coverage than Scherl.
- "Anja Scherl". Rio2016.com. Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 15 August 2016. Retrieved 15 August 2016. Cite uses deprecated parameter
- "Sisters Anna and Lisa Hahner have infuriated a nation". News.com.au. News Pty Limited. 17 August 2016. Retrieved 17 August 2016.
- Anja Scherl at the International Olympic Committee
- Anja Scherl at the Deutscher Olympischer Sportbund (in German)
- Anja Scherl at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com
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