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Wolfgang Müller

Full name: Wolfgang Müller
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: January 26, 1943 in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: ASK Vorwärts Potsdam, Potsdam (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Wolfgang Müller, a 400 metre sprinter, did not reach the finals of the 400 or the 4x400 relay at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics, making the semifinals in both events. He was a bit more successful at the 1967 and 1970 European Cups (third with the relay and fifth in the 400 in 1970). At the 1972 European Indoors Müller won his only international medal, a bronze in the 400. In 1969, 1970 and 1972 he won East German Championships in the 400, also winning indoors in 1970 and 1972, and with the 4x400 relay in 1966-68, and 1970-71. In 1972 Müller set an indoor world record at 500 metres.

Personal Best\: 400 – 45.9 (1968).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 25 Ciudad de México Athletics Men's 400 metres East Germany GDR 8 h1 r3/4
1968 Summer 25 Ciudad de México Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay East Germany GDR 4 h1 r1/2

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1968 Summer 25 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Semi-Finals Heat One 8 48.3 48.37
1968 Summer 25 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Quarter-Finals Heat Two 4 QU 46.2 46.32
1968 Summer 25 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Round One Heat Eight 1 QU 46.6 46.66

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1968 Summer 25 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany GDR Round One Heat One 4 3:06.9 3:07.00
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