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Andreas Weigand

Full name: Andreas John Weigand
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: September 29, 1945 in Gelnhausen, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: Washington Canoe Club, Washington (USA) / US Air Force, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Related Olympians: Brother of Peter Weigand.

Biography

Andreas Weigand competed for the Washington Canoe Club, racing alongside his brother [Peter Weigand], at the 1968 Olympics. Andreas graduated from American University in 1968 with a degree in physics. He later attended Cal State Long Beach, earning a masters in 1972. Weigand won 22 national championships in C-1, C-2, and C-4, at various distances. At the time of the 1968 Olympics he was in the Air Force and became a pilot, and he later became a private pilot for Wrather Corporation.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Canoeing Men's Canadian Singles, 1,000 metres United States USA 8
1972 Summer 26 München Canoeing Men's Canadian Doubles, 1,000 metres United States USA 6
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Canoeing Men's Canadian Doubles, 500 metres United States USA 4 h3 r3/4

Men's Canadian Singles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 5cT 5cR 5c-1kT 5c-1kR
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Canoeing United States Final Round 8 4:50.42 2:21.65 9 2:28.77 7
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Canoeing United States Repêchage 3 Q 4:37.11 2:15.12 3 2:21.99 2
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Canoeing United States Round One Heat Two 4 4:30.0

Men's Canadian Doubles, 500 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Canoeing United States USA Roland Muhlen Semi-Finals Heat Three 1976-07-30
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Canoeing United States USA Roland Muhlen Repêchage Heat Two 1976-07-28
1976 Summer 30 Montréal Canoeing United States USA Roland Muhlen Round One Heat One 1976-07-28

Men's Canadian Doubles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1972 Summer 26 München Canoeing United States USA Roland Muhlen Final Round 1972-09-09
1972 Summer 26 München Canoeing United States USA Roland Muhlen Semi-Finals Heat Two 1972-09-08
1972 Summer 26 München Canoeing United States USA Roland Muhlen Repêchage Heat Two 1972-09-07
1972 Summer 26 München Canoeing United States USA Roland Muhlen Round One Heat Two 1972-09-05
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