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Andreas Busse

Full name: Andreas Busse
Gender: Male
Height: 15-5 (185 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: May 6, 1959 in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC Einheit Dresden, Dresden (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Andreas Busse finished seventh at the 1983 World Championships over 1,500 metres and reached three European Championships finals: sixth in the 800 and fourth in the 4 x 400 in 1978, 11th in the 1,500 in 1982, and he was eliminated in the heats of the 1,500 in 1986. Busse also placed fourth in the 800 at the 1981 European Indoor Championships. He was East German champion in the 1500 in 1983, 1984, and 1986, placing second in 1981 and 1988. The educated machinery installer later married non-Olympian hurdler Petra Krug.

Personal Bests: 800 – 1:44.72 (1980); 1500 – 3:34.10 (1984).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics Men's 800 metres East Germany GDR 5
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics Men's 1,500 metres East Germany GDR 4

Men's 800 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final 5 1:46.9 1:46.81 7
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Semi-Finals Heat One 2 QU 1:46.9 1:46.86 1
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Round One Heat Three 1 QU 1:47.4 1:47.34 3

Men's 1,500 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final 4 3:40.2 3:40.17
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Semi-Finals Heat One 3 QU 3:43.5 3:43.47
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Round One Heat Two 1 QU 3:44.3 3:44.27
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