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Siegfried Lefanczik

Full name: Siegfried Lefanczik
Gender: Male
Height: 5-11 (181 cm)
Weight: 126 lbs (57 kg)
Born: July 4, 1930 in Genthin, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Affiliations: Sportclub Chemie Genthin
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics


Race walker Siegfried Lefanczik was disqualified in the 20 km at the 1960 Roma Olympic Games only 3 km from the finish line. He also finished seventh two years earlier at the 1958 European Championships. Domestically Lefanczik claimed his only East German title in 1955 in the 10 km track walk. He was educated as a carpenter, but later worked as a photographer for the local press in Genthin.

Personal Best\: 20kmW – 1-31:10 (1960).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 30 Roma Athletics Men's 20 kilometres Walk Germany GER AC DQ

Men's 20 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1960 Summer 30 Roma Athletics Germany Final Standings AC DQ
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