Full name: Fritz Köpke
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 172 lbs (78 kg)
Born: January 21, 1902 in Płoty, Zachodniopomorskie, Poland
Died: November 18, 1991 in Speyer, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Affiliations: SWC Preußen Stettin
High jumper Fritz Köpke placed 11th at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympic Games. Domestically he was German Champion in 1929 and 1931 and participated in 10 international matches. After finishing school Köpke first attended a preparatory school with the goal to become a forester, but he then took over the family business of hardware and household goods in Plathe. He also owned valuable breeding pigeons.
Personal Best\: HJ – 1.92 (1928).
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|1928 Summer||26||Amsterdam||Athletics||Germany||Final Round||11T||1.84|
|1928 Summer||26||Amsterdam||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||1T||QU||1.83|
|1928 Summer||26||Amsterdam||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||Group D||1T||1.83|