Full name: Uwe Becker
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 172 lbs (78 kg)
Born: December 10, 1955 in Rosche, Uelzen, Niedersachsen, Germany
Affiliations: VfL Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg (GER)
Country: West Germany
Uwe Becker was also nominated for the team at the 1980 Olympics but could not take part due to the US-led boycott. Four years later he failed in the semifinals over 1500 metres. His brother Volker was also a middle distance runner. Uwe took part in the European Championships in 1978 and 1982 (6th place over 1500 m) and won German titles in 1980-81, 1983-85, and 1988 (1500 m indoor), 1983-85 (1500 m outdoor), and several cross-country and 4 x 1500 relay titles.
Personal Best\: 1500 â 3:34.84 (1983).
|1984 Summer||28||Los Angeles||Athletics||Men's 1,500 metres||West Germany||FRG||6 h2 r2/3|
|1984 Summer||28||Los Angeles||Athletics||West Germany||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||6||3:37.28|
|1984 Summer||28||Los Angeles||Athletics||West Germany||Round One||Heat Five||3||QU||3:37.76|