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Dieter Steinmann

Full name: Dieter-Jürgen Steinmann
Gender: Male
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: FRG West Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Sprinter Dieter Steinmann started at the 1976 Montréal 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 Köln (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 – 10.36 (1976).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Athletics Men's 100 metres West Germany FRG 7 h4 r2/4
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay West Germany FRG 5 h2 r2/3

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Athletics West Germany Quarter-Finals Heat Four 7 10.67 2
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Athletics West Germany Round One Heat Six 3 QU 10.68 5

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Athletics West Germany FRG Semi-Finals Heat Two 5 39.58 1
1976 Summer 26 Montréal Athletics West Germany FRG Round One Heat Two 2 QU 39.63 1
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