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Andrea Reichstein

Full name: Andrea Reichstein (-Bienias)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: November 11, 1959 in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC DHfK, Leipzig (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

A high jumper, Andrea Reichstein placed 10th in the 1983 World Championships, sixth at the 1982 European Championships, and fourth at the 1986 Europeans. Reichstein also won silver at the 1982 European Indoors, adding gold in that event in 1986. Her national results were as follows: champion in 1981, 1982, 1984 and 1986; second – 1978 and 1980; third – 1977, 1979 and 1985; and she won the 1986 indoor title. In 1982 Reichstein set a European Indoor record with 1.99 metres. She married non-Olympians East German decathlete Gert Bienias in 1981.

Personal Best: HJ – 1.99i (1982).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics Women's High Jump East Germany GDR 6T

Women's High Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank BHC MBHC TMBHC TABHC C/F/P
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round 6T 1.91 1 1 6
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round 1.75 metres 1T o 0 0 1 1.75
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round 1.80 metres 6T o 0 0 2 1.80
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round 1.85 metres 7T o 0 0 3 1.85
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round 1.88 metres 4T o 0 0 4 1.88
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round 1.91 metres 5T xo 1 1 6 1.91
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round 1.94 metres 6T xxx 1 1 6 1.91
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round 12 QU 1.88 2 2 6
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 9 1.88 2 2 6
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 1.75 metres 1T o 0 0 1 1.75
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 1.80 metres 1T o 0 0 2 1.80
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 1.85 metres 1T o 0 0 3 1.85
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 1.88 metres 9 xxo 2 2 6 1.88