Full name: Peter Berthold "Bert" Steines
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: December 30, 1929 in Pfalzel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Died: September 21, 1998 in Alten-Buseck, Buseck, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: Rot-WeiÃ Koblenz, Koblenz (GER)
Related Olympians: Brother of GÃ¼nther Steines.
West German hurdler Bert Steines, brother of [GÃ¼nther Steines], participated at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics in the 110 hurdles, after having won a bronze medal at the 1954 Europeans. In 1954-55 he was West German Champion in the 110 hurdles and in 1951 and 1953-56 won the 200 hurdles. Indoors, he added three more titles in 1954-56. Steines also set two indoors world records in 1955 and 1956. He was awarded the Silver Bay Leaf in 1959 and was vice president of the âAssociation of Former Athletesâ from 1957-67.
Personal Best: 110H â 14.0 (1956).
|1956 Summer||26||Melbourne||Athletics||Men's 110 metres Hurdles||Germany||GER||4 h2 r2/3|
|1956 Summer||26||Melbourne||Athletics||Germany||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||4||14.5||14.70|
|1956 Summer||26||Melbourne||Athletics||Germany||Round One||Heat Three||2||QU||14.3||14.59|