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Manfred Losch

Full name: Manfred Losch
Gender: Male
Height: 6-5.5 (198 cm)
Weight: 273 lbs (124 kg)
Born: December 27, 1938 in Angermünde, Brandenburg, Germany
Died: November 1, 2009 in Schkeuditz, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC DHfK, Leipzig (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Brother of Hartmut Losch.

Biography

Hammer thrower Manfred Losch, the brother of discus thrower [Hartmut Losch], was eliminated in the qualification round at the 1960 Roma Olympic Games. He also participated in the European Championships in 1962 (10th) and 1966 (4th), and the European Cup in 1967 (5th). He was East German champion in 1964, and 1966-67. Losch also competed occasionally in the discus. After his athletic career, Losch became a high school physical education teacher and head teacher at the DHfK (German Sports High School) in Leipzig, where he received his doctorate.

Personal Best\: HT – 69.10 (1968).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Men's Hammer Throw Germany GER 20 QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Germany Qualifying Round 20 59.38
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Round One NP foul
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Round Two 19 58.85 58.85
1960 Summer 21 Roma Athletics Germany Qualifying Round Round Three NP 59.38
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