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Peter Weigand

Full name: Peter Michael Weigand
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: July 26, 1941 in Greifswald, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Died: March 18, 2011
Country: USA United States
Sport: Canoeing

Related Olympians: Brother of Andreas Weigand.

Biography

Peter Weigand competed for the Washington Canoe Club, and racing alongside his brother, [Andreas Weigand], at the 1968 Olympics. Peter was US Champion in K-1 and K-2 in 1967, and won the K-2 and K-4 in 1965 and 1966. He worked as a boatbuilder and was the US Olympic canoeing coach at the 1976 Olympics.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres United States USA 4 h2 r2/4

Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Canoeing United States USA Paul Beachem Repêchage Heat Two 1968-10-23
1968 Summer 27 Ciudad de México Canoeing United States USA Paul Beachem Round One Heat One 1968-10-22
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