She finished ninth at the 2011 World Youth Championships, then competed at the 2012 World Junior Championships and the 2013 World Championships without reaching the final. She also won the gold medal at the 2013 European Junior Championships and finished fourth at the 2014 European Championships. Her father is German and her mother Tanzanian from Zanzibar.
Her personal best jump is 6.95 metres, achieved on August 17, 2016 in Rio. She represents the club LG Kurpfalz.