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Björn Goldschmidt

Full name: Björn Goldschmidt
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (184 cm)
Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)
Born: December 3, 1979 in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Affiliations: Rheinbrüder Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Canoeing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Björn Goldschmidt had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 2005 K4 1000 m (with Lutz Altepost, Norman Bröckl, and Björn Bach), 1st 2007 K4 1000 m (with Lutz Altepost, Norman Bröckl, and Marco Herszel), 2nd 2005 K4 200 m (with Norman Bröckl, Björn Bach, and Jonas Ems).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2004 Summer 24 Athina Canoeing Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres Germany GER 8
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Canoeing Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres Germany GER 3 Bronze

Men's Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T L
2004 Summer 24 Athina Canoeing Germany Final Round 8 3:34.381 8
2004 Summer 24 Athina Canoeing Germany Semi-Finals Heat One 2 QU 3:29.561 3
2004 Summer 24 Athina Canoeing Germany Round One Heat Three 4 QC 3:31.310 6

Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date T L
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Canoeing Germany GER Final Round 2008-08-22 2:56.676 5
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Canoeing Germany GER Round One Heat One 2008-08-18 2:57.148 5