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Manfred Stolle

Full name: Manfred Stolle
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 203 lbs (92 kg)
Born: March 5, 1937 in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: ASK Vorwärts Potsdam, Potsdam (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Javelin thrower Manfred Stolle twice reached Olympic finals, in 1968 at Mexico City, placing fifth, and four years later in München, finishing ninth. At the 1966 Europeans he placed eighth and failed to reach the final in 1971. At the European Cups he was third in 1965, second in 1967, and fifth in 1970. Stolle won eight East German national titles in 1965, and 1967-73.

In 1968 Stolle was the first East German javelin thrower to surpass 85 metres and in 1970 the first to better 90 metres. He was a trained blacksmith but later had a career as an officer in the National People’s Army (Nationale Volksarmee) until German reunification.

Personal Best: JT – 90.68 (1970).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics Men's Javelin Throw East Germany GDR 5
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics Men's Javelin Throw East Germany GDR 9

Men's Javelin Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round 5 84.42
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round One NP foul
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Two 10 76.86 76.86
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Three 6 81.52 81.52
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Four 5 84.42 84.42
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Five 5 foul 84.42
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Six NP 79.72
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round 5 QU 81.88
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 4 81.88
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round One 2 81.88
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 2 pass 81.88
1968 Summer 31 Ciudad de México Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP pass
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics East Germany Final Round 9 79.32
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics East Germany Final Round Round One NP foul
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Two NP foul NM
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Three 9 79.32 79.32
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round 6 QU 80.78
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group B 3 80.78
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group B Round One 2 80.78
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group B Round Two 3 pass 80.78
1972 Summer 35 München Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group B Round Three NP pass
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