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Jens Reimers

Full name: Jens Reimers
Gender: Male
Height: 6-7.5 (203 cm)
Weight: 276 lbs (125 kg)
Born: August 15, 1941 in Salzwedel, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Died: November 19, 2001 in Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: Rot-Weiß Oberhausen, Oberhausen (GER)
Country: FRG West Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Discus thrower Jens Reimers was eliminated in the qualifying round at the 1968 Mexico City Olympic Games, as he was at the 1966 Europeans. At the 1965 European Cup he placed fourth. In 1962, 1963, and 1965 Reimers won West German titles, and was runner-up in 1966 and 1968. He later married his teammate and non-Olympian Ursula Bednarczyk.

Personal Best\: DT – 61.38 (1967).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics Men's Discus Throw West Germany FRG 19 QR

Men's Discus Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics West Germany Qualifying Round 19 54.02
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics West Germany Qualifying Round Group A 14 54.02
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics West Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round One 14 53.18
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics West Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 14 foul 53.18
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Athletics West Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP 54.02
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