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Roland Steuk

Full name: Roland Steuk
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 265 lbs (120 kg)
Born: March 5, 1959 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Berliner TSC, Berlin (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Husband of Martina Kämpfert.

Biography

Hammer thrower Roland Steuk, later married to middle-distance runner [Martina Kämpfert], finished fourth at the 1980 Moskva Olympic Games. Steuk also participated in the 1983 Worlds (11th), the 1979 and 1981 World Cups, respectively finishing third and seventh. In 1978 Steuk won the silver medal at the Europeans, also placing seventh four years later. In 1979 and 1981 he was third at the European Cup. Nationally Steuk won six consecutive East German titles, 1978-83. Steuk admitted taking anabolic steroids under the state doping programs in the former GDR, and in a later television interview, revealed that he had developed liver problems.

Personal Best: HT – 79.90 (1984).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics Men's Hammer Throw East Germany GDR 4

Men's Hammer Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round 4 77.54
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round One 4 74.34
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Two 4 76.00 76.00
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Three 4 75.58 76.00
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Four 4 77.26 77.26
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Five 4 77.54 77.54
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Six NP foul
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round 5 QU 73.52
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Round One NP foul
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Round Two 5 73.52 73.52
1980 Summer 21 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Round Three NP pass
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