Full name: Andreas Knebel
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 157 lbs (71 kg)
Born: June 21, 1960 in Sangerhausen, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Affiliations: SC Magdeburg, Magdeburg (GER)
Country: East Germany
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Andreas Knebel won a silver medal in the 4x400 relay together with [Klaus Thiele], [Frank Schaffer] and [Volker Beck] at the 1980 Moskva Olympics, which were boycotted by the Western countries. Knebel took part in the 1983 World Championships, the 1981 World Cup, won silver in the 400 at the 1982 Europeans, and participated in the 1981 and 1983 European Cup. In 1981, he won the European Indoors 400 metres. Domestically Knebel was East German 400 champion in 1981 and 1982, 400 indoor champion in 1981 and 1984, and sprint relay champion in 1981 and 1985. He later studied sports and was employed by the PÃ¤dagogische Hochschule Magdeburg.
Personal Best\: 400 â 45.29 (1982).
|1980 Summer||20||Moskva||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 400 metres Relay||East Germany||GDR||2||Silver|
|1980 Summer||20||Moskva||Athletics||East Germany||GDR||Final||2||3:01.3||3:01.26||45,3|
|1980 Summer||20||Moskva||Athletics||East Germany||GDR||Round One||Heat Two||1||QU||3:03.4|