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Hans-Joachim Truppel

Full name: Hans-Joachim Truppel
Gender: Male
Height: 5-5.5 (167 cm)
Weight: 121 lbs (55 kg)
Born: March 24, 1951 in Kamsdorf, Thüringen, Germany
Affiliations: Tus Jena, Jena (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics


East German marathon runner Hans-Joachim Truppel finished 11th at the 1980 Moskva Olympic Games. At the 1983 World Championships he came in 20th and at the 1978 Europeans 7th. He was East German marathon champion in 1970, 1973, 1975, and 1979. Truppel also ran many city marathons and won the 198 Košice Marathon (placing second in 1973-74), was third at the 1980 Karl-Marx-Stadt Marathon and second in 1982. By profession Truppel was a concrete engineer.

Personal Best: Mar - 2.11.56 (1980).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 29 Moskva Athletics Men's Marathon East Germany GDR 11

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1980 Summer 29 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Standings 11 2-14:55
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