Full name: Burkhard Leuschke
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: April 27, 1940 in Bad Schandau, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC Dynamo Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Country: Germany, East Germany
Race walker Burkhard Leuschke finished an unfortunate fourth in the 50 km at the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Games and retired during the race four years later in Mexico City. Leuschke was East German Champion in the 35 km in 1963. He later took part in several ultra-race walking events, and also competed in half marathons and marathons.
Personal Best\: 50kmW â 4-05:25 (1969).
|1964 Summer||24||Tokyo||Athletics||Men's 50 kilometres Walk||Germany||GER||4|
|1968 Summer||28||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||Men's 50 kilometres Walk||East Germany||GDR||AC||DNF|
|1964 Summer||24||Tokyo||Athletics||Germany||Final Standings||4||4-15:26.8|
|1968 Summer||28||Ciudad de MÃ©xico||Athletics||East Germany||Final Standings||AC||DNF|