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Ralf Salzmann

Full name: Ralf Salzmann
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: February 6, 1955 in Kassel, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: PSV Grün-Weiß Kassel, Kassel (GER)
Country: FRG West Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Marathon runner Ralf Salzmann came in 18th at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics and 23rd four years later in Seoul. At the World Championships he retired twice in 1983 and 1987, while at the Europeans he finished 22nd in 1982 and 4th in 1986. The educated policeman collected seven West German Championships, five in the marathon in 1980-84, and two more in cross country races. During his career, Salzmann lived first in Frankfurt (1980-85) but then moved to Kassel where he became responsible for the sports education of Hessian policemen.

Personal Best: Mar – 2-10:01 (1988).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 29 Los Angeles Athletics Men's Marathon West Germany FRG 18
1988 Summer 33 Seoul Athletics Men's Marathon West Germany FRG 23

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1984 Summer 29 Los Angeles Athletics West Germany Final Standings 18 2-15:29
1988 Summer 33 Seoul Athletics West Germany Final Standings 23 2-16:54
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