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Johannes Schmitt

Full name: Johannes Schmitt
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (179 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: February 18, 1943 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Died: December 28, 2003 in Küssnacht, Schwyz, Switzerland
Affiliations: ASV Köln, Köln (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Johannes Schmitt finished fifth with the 4x400 relay at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics and failed to reach the semifinals of the 400. At the 1962 Europeans he won gold with the 4x400 relay, which set a new European record. In 1963 and 1964 he was runner-up at the West German Championships and in 1964 won a sprint relay title. The same year Schmitt helped a West German 4x400 West German relay team set a world record.

Personal Best: 400 – 46.3 (1963).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 21 Tokyo Athletics Men's 400 metres Germany GER 6 h2 r2/4
1964 Summer 21 Tokyo Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay Germany GER 5

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1964 Summer 21 Tokyo Athletics Germany Quarter-Finals Heat Two 6 47.2 47,24
1964 Summer 21 Tokyo Athletics Germany Round One Heat Four 5 QC 46.9 46,90

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) ST
1964 Summer 21 Tokyo Athletics Germany GER Final 5 3:04.3 45,9
1964 Summer 21 Tokyo Athletics Germany GER Round One Heat Three 2 QU 3:04.9
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