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Achim Kadelbach

Full name: Hans-Joachim "Achim" Kadelbach
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 143 lbs (65 kg)
Born: May 11, 1939 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: VSaW, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Sailing

Related Olympians: Son of Hans Kadelbach; Father of Kathrin Kadelbach.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


In 1960, with the Olympic début of the Flying Dutchman class, in which [Ingo von Bredow] and [Rolf Mulka] had been World Champions in 1956-57, placing third in 1959, von Bredow and Mulka won an Olympic bronze medal with a victory in the final race. Due to an injury von Bredow did not participate in the fourth race and was temporarily replaced by Achim Kadelbach, but as he did not compete in the final race, Kadelbach was not awarded a medal.

His father [Hans Kadelbach] and his daughter [Kathrin Kadelbach] were also Olympic sailors, Hans participated in 1952 in the 6-metre class, finishing 10th, and Kathrin finished eighth in the 470 class at the 2012 London Olympics.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 21 Roma Sailing Mixed Two Person Heavyweight Dinghy Macky VI GER 3 Bronze

Mixed Two Person Heavyweight Dinghy

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date PTS T
1960 Summer 21 Roma Sailing Macky VI GER Rolf Mulka Final Standings 1960-08-29 5,882
1960 Summer 21 Roma Sailing Macky VI GER Rolf Mulka Race Four 1960-09-01 1,291 2-42:18
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