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Jürgen Dietze

Full name: Jürgen Dietze
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9 (176 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: September 16, 1942 in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC DHfK, Leipzig (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Swimming

Biography

Backstroker Jürgen Dietze competed at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome (eliminated in the semi-finals in the 100m) and the 1964 Olympic Games in Tokyo (eliminated in the heats in the 200m ). A trained engineer, Dietze later added studies as a graduated sports teacher in Leipzig.

Dietze, who wrote several swimming textbooks, became a professor at the University of Leipzig for theory and coaching methods in the sport of swimming. He also was involved in building up the sports science faculty of the university.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 17 Roma Swimming Men's 100 metres Backstroke Germany GER 4 h2 r2/3
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Swimming Men's 200 metres Backstroke Germany GER 3 h2 r1/3

Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1960 Summer 17 Roma Swimming Germany Semi-Finals Heat Two 4 1:04.7
1960 Summer 17 Roma Swimming Germany Round One Heat Two 3 Q 1:04.0

Men's 200 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 1cT 1cR 100-200m
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Swimming Germany Round One Heat Two 3 2:20.4 1:07.4 4 1:13.0 (3)
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