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Reinhard Theimer

Full name: Reinhard Theimer
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (184 cm)
Weight: 231 lbs (105 kg)
Born: February 28, 1948 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Berliner TSC, Berlin (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

East German hammer thrower Reinhard Theimer came in 7th at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics and 13th four years later in München. His best results were three medals at the European Championships, silver in 1971 and two bronzes in 1969 and 1974. He also came in third at the 1970 European Cup and was second three years later. Theimer was East German Champion in 1968-70 and 1973-74. In 1974 he threw a world record of 76.60 metres. He trained in electronic welding and later worked as a machine construction engineer.

Personal Best: HT – 76.60 (1974).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics Men's Hammer Throw East Germany GDR 7
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics Men's Hammer Throw East Germany GDR 13

Men's Hammer Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round 7 68.84
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round One 4 68.82
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Two 4 foul 68.82
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Three 6 66.16 68.82
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Four 7 68.84 68.84
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Five 7 67.86 68.84
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Six NP 63.54
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round 5 QU 68.12
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 4 68.12
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round One 9 65.78
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 4 68.12 68.12
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP pass
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics East Germany Final Round 13 69.16
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics East Germany Final Round Round One NP foul
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Two 13 69.16 69.16
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Three 13 foul 69.16
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round 3 QU 70.66
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 1 70.66
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round One 1 70.66
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 1 pass 70.66
1972 Summer 24 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP pass
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