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Bärbel Löhnert

Full name: Barbara "Bärbel" Löhnert (Geißler-)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-5.5 (167 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: September 23, 1942 in Ruhla, Thüringen, Germany
Affiliations: SC Frankfurt, Frankfurt an der Oder (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Long jumper and pentathlete Bärbel Löhnert reached the final of the long jump at the 1968 Mexico Olympics and finished 14th. At the 1962 Europeans she placed eighth and at the 1967 European Cup was an unfortunate fourth. Löhnert won a silver medal at the 1968 European Indoors. She won national titles outdoors in the long jump in 1968-69, and indoors in 1964, and 1967-68. In 1967 and 1968 she was also East German pentathlon champion. Löhnert was educated as a sports teacher. Her son Timo became a pro footballer in the second German league for Carl-Zeiss Jena.

Personal Best\: LJ – 6.53 (1968).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics Women's Long Jump East Germany GDR 14

Women's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round 14 4.49
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round One NP foul
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Two NP foul NM
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Three 14 4.49 4.49
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round 9 QU 6.35
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 4 QU 6.35
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round One 3 6.35
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 4 pass 6.35
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP pass
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