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Renate Meyer

Full name: Renate Meyer (Rose-)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 119 lbs (54 kg)
Born: January 6, 1938 in Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany
Affiliations: Hannover 96, Hannover (GER) / OSC Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany, FRG West Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Sprinter Renate Meyer started at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics with the mixed German team and in 1968 at Mexico City with West Germany. In Mexico City she placed sixth with the 4x100 relay, and was eliminated in the second round of the 100 at both Olympics. She won a silver medal at the 1966 Europeans in the 4x100 relay. Her greatest moments came when she won the European Indoors with the relay in 1966 and 1968. Domestically Meyer won four outdoor and three indoor titles. In her youth she was a gymnast, and she later worked as a secretary.

Personal Best\: 100 – 11.4 (1964).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Athletics Women's 100 metres Germany GER 8 h3 r2/4
1968 Summer 30 Ciudad de México Athletics Women's 100 metres West Germany FRG 6 h3 r2/4
1968 Summer 30 Ciudad de México Athletics Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay West Germany FRG 6

Women's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Athletics Germany Quarter-Finals Heat Three 8 12.1w
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Athletics Germany Round One Heat Two 4 QU 12.0 12,01
1968 Summer 30 Ciudad de México Athletics West Germany Quarter-Finals Heat Three 6 11.6 11.67
1968 Summer 30 Ciudad de México Athletics West Germany Round One Heat Five 2 QU 11.7 11.71

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1968 Summer 30 Ciudad de México Athletics West Germany FRG Final 6 43.6 43.70 2
1968 Summer 30 Ciudad de México Athletics West Germany FRG Round One Heat One 3 QU 44.1 44.18
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