Full name: Gudrun Berend (-Wakan)
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: April 27, 1955 in Eisleben, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Affiliations: SV Halle, Halle an der Saale (GER)
Country: East Germany
Related Olympians: Mother of Katja Wakan.
Hurdler Gudrun Behrend placed fifth at the 1974 European Championships, winning bronze in 1978, and was also a member of a world record relay team in the 4×200 in 1976. She also finished fourth at the 1976 Montréal Olympic Games. Nevertheless she never managed to win an East German national title. Her daughter Katja Wakan also became a sprinter.
Personal Best\: 100H – 12.73 (1978).
|1976 Summer||21||Montréal||Athletics||Women's 100 metres Hurdles||East Germany||GDR||4|
|1976 Summer||21||Montréal||Athletics||East Germany||Final||4||12.82||1|
|1976 Summer||21||Montréal||Athletics||East Germany||Semi-Finals||Heat One||2||QU||12.96||5|
|1976 Summer||21||Montréal||Athletics||East Germany||Round One||Heat Four||1||QU||13.03||5|