Full name: Dieter-JÃ¼rgen Steinmann
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: April 2, 1950 in Bochum, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: TV Wattenscheid, Wattenscheid (GER)
Country: West Germany
Sprinter Dieter Steinmann started at the 1976 MontrÃ©al Olympics but was eliminated in the second round of the 100, also making the semifinals with the 4x100 relay. With the relay he placed fourth at the 1975 and 1977 European Cup. Domestically Steinmann also competed in the long jump. He earned national titles with the sprint relay in 1973-77 and in the 100 in 1976, when he was also second in the 200.
From 1971-1977 Steinmann studied at the German Sport University in KÃ¶ln (Cologne). He then trained as an export merchant and went to England and the United States for further training. Steinmann loved cars and had a weakness for antiques.
Personal Best: 100 â 10.36 (1976).
|1976 Summer||26||MontrÃ©al||Athletics||Men's 100 metres||West Germany||FRG||7 h4 r2/4|
|1976 Summer||26||MontrÃ©al||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 100 metres Relay||West Germany||FRG||5 h2 r2/3|
|1976 Summer||26||MontrÃ©al||Athletics||West Germany||Quarter-Finals||Heat Four||7||10.67||2|
|1976 Summer||26||MontrÃ©al||Athletics||West Germany||Round One||Heat Six||3||QU||10.68||5|
|1976 Summer||26||MontrÃ©al||Athletics||West Germany||FRG||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||5||39.58||1|
|1976 Summer||26||MontrÃ©al||Athletics||West Germany||FRG||Round One||Heat Two||2||QU||39.63||1|