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Fritz Köpke

Full name: Fritz Köpke
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 172 lbs (78 kg)
Born: January 21, 1902 in Płoty, Zachodniopomorskie, Poland
Died: November 18, 1991 in Speyer, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Affiliations: SWC Preußen Stettin
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

High jumper Fritz Köpke placed 11th at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympic Games. Domestically he was German Champion in 1929 and 1931 and participated in 10 international matches. After finishing school Köpke first attended a preparatory school with the goal to become a forester, but he then took over the family business of hardware and household goods in Plathe. He also owned valuable breeding pigeons.

Personal Best\: HJ – 1.92 (1928).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 26 Amsterdam Athletics Men's High Jump Germany GER 11T

Men's High Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank H
1928 Summer 26 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Final Round 11T 1.84
1928 Summer 26 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Qualifying Round 1T QU 1.83
1928 Summer 26 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Group D 1T 1.83
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