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Martin Meinberg

Full name: Martin Meinberg
Gender: Male
Height: 6-3.5 (192 cm)
Weight: 216 lbs (98 kg)
Born: January 14, 1954 in Gelsenkirchen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: BSC Winterberg, Winterberg (GER)
Country: FRG West Germany
Sport: Bobsleigh

Biography

Former discus thrower, decathlete and sprinter Martin Meinberg took part in the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics as a bobsleigh athlete and finished 10th with the West German four-man bob of pilot [Alois Schnorbus]. He also won gold medals with the four-man bob at the 1977 Youth European Championships, and in 1978 with both the two- and four-man bobs. After his sports career he coached handball club FC Schalke 04. He later became a lawyer specializing in tax and criminal law.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Bobsleigh Men's Four West Germany-2 FRG 10

Men's Four

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Bobsleigh West Germany-2 FRG Final Standings
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Bobsleigh West Germany-2 FRG Run 1
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Bobsleigh West Germany-2 FRG Run 2
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Bobsleigh West Germany-2 FRG Run 3
1980 Winter 26 Lake Placid Bobsleigh West Germany-2 FRG Run 4
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