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Heinz Manchen

Full name: Heinz Joachim Manchen
Gender: Male
Born: May 2, 1931 in Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Died: March 20, 1978 in Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Affiliations: Vegesacker RV, Bremen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Heinz Manchen won a surprise silver medal in the coxed pairs with [Helmut Heinhold] and [Helmut Noll] at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. They qualified for the games as winners of the German Championships the same year. Heinhold and Manchen won the Germans again in 1953 and 1954 but with different coxes. At the 1953 European Championships they finished second. Noll, Manchen and Heinhold were awarded the Silver Bay Leaf for their 1952 Olympic silver medal.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Rowing Men's Coxed Pairs Germany GER 2 Silver

Men's Coxed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Rowing Germany GER Helmut Heinhold Final Round 8:32.1
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Rowing Germany GER Helmut Heinhold Semi-Finals Repêchage Heat One 7:54.7
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Rowing Germany GER Helmut Heinhold Semi-Finals Heat One 8:12.9
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Rowing Germany GER Helmut Heinhold Round One Heat One 8:02.3
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