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Karl-Heinz Stadtmüller

Full name: Karl-Heinz Stadtmüller
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: January 30, 1953 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Berliner TSC, Berlin (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Karl-Heinz Stadtmüller, an East German race walker, came in eleventh in the 50 km at the 1972 München Olympic Games, fourth in the 20 km at the 1976 Montréal Olympics, and eighth four years later in Moskva. In 1972 he set two world records in 20 km and 30 km race walking. He was disqualified at both the 1974 and 1978 European Championships. Stadtmüller won the East German Championships in the 20 km in 1973, 1974 and 1980, and in the 50 km in 1972 and 1980. He was trained as an electromachinist.

Personal Bests: 20kmW – 1-22:25 (1980); 50kmW – 4-02:00 (1978).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics Men's 50 kilometres Walk East Germany GDR 11
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Athletics Men's 20 kilometres Walk East Germany GDR 4
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics Men's 20 kilometres Walk East Germany GDR 8

Men's 20 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Athletics East Germany Final Standings 4 1-26:50.6
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Standings 8 1-29:21.7

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1972 Summer 19 München Athletics East Germany Final Standings 11 4-14:28.8
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