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East Germany

GDR East Germany: Summer Sports / Winter Sports

Games: 11 games in 10 countries
Events: 265 distinct events in 31 sports

Participants: 1,360 (925 men and 435 women)
Youngest Participant: Jan Hoffmann (12 years, 112 days), 1968 Winter Games
Oldest Participant: Wolfgang Müller (40 years, 338 days), 1972 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): 3 athletes with 8 medals

11 Games

Rk Games Flag Bearer Participants Men Women Sports Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 1988 Summer Ulf Timmermann 259 157 102 16 37 35 30 102 Kristin Otto (6 medals)
2 1988 Winter Frank-Peter Roetsch 53 36 17 8 9 10 6 25 Karin Enke-Kania and Andrea Ehrig-Schöne-Mitscherlich (3 medals)
3 1984 Winter Frank Ullrich 56 40 16 8 9 9 6 24 Karin Enke-Kania (4 medals)
4 1980 Summer Kristina Richter 346 222 124 17 47 37 42 126 Ines Diers (5 medals)
5 1980 Winter Jan Hoffmann 53 36 17 8 9 7 7 23 Frank Ullrich (3 medals)
6 1976 Summer Hans-Georg Reimann 267 154 113 17 40 25 25 90 Kornelia Ender (5 medals)
7 1976 Winter Meinhard Nehmer 59 40 19 8 7 5 7 19 3 athletes with 2 medals
8 1972 Summer Manfred Wolke 297 231 66 18 20 23 23 66 Karin Janz (5 medals)
9 1972 Winter Klaus-Michael Bonsack 42 29 13 7 4 3 7 14 Wolfram Fiedler and Hansjörg Knauthe (2 medals)
10 1968 Summer Karin Richert-Balzer 226 186 40 18 9 9 7 25 Roland Matthes (3 medals)
11 1968 Winter Thomas Köhler 57 45 12 9 1 2 2 5 Klaus-Michael Bonsack and Thomas Köhler (2 medals)