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Doris Maletzki

Full name: Doris Maletzki (-Brachmann-)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 123 lbs (56 kg)
Born: June 11, 1952 in Salzwedel, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Affiliations: SC Dynamo Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Doris Maletzki was educated as a finance economist and later became a manager in the Regional Soccer Association of Berlin. After German reunification she was employed by the German Olympic Institute. She was a 400 metre sprinter but was internationally successful only with the 4x400 relay, winning gold medals at the 1976 Montréal Olympics and 1974 European Championships. Domestically she won East German relay titles in 1975-76, and indoors in 1973. Her only individual title came in 1976 in the indoor 400. Maletzki set two individual indoor world records over 200 and 400, and also three outdoor relay world records. Her twin sister Eva also became a sprinter.

Personal Best\: 400 – 50.34 (1976).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 24 Montréal Athletics Women's 4 × 400 metres Relay East Germany GDR 1 Gold WR

Women's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(A) ST
1976 Summer 24 Montréal Athletics East Germany GDR Final 1 WR 3:19.23 50,0
1976 Summer 24 Montréal Athletics East Germany GDR Round One Heat Two 1 QU 3:23.38
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