Full name: Manfred Losch
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)
Related Olympians: Brother of Hartmut Losch.
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).
|1960 Summer||21||Roma||Athletics||Men's Hammer Throw||Germany||GER||20 QR|
|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|