Full name: Adolf J. Weinacker
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: October 29, 1928 in Detroit, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Michigan State Spartans, East Lansing (USA) / US Air Force, (USA)
Country: United States
Adolf Weinacker was a three-time Olympian in the 50 km walk, finishing seventh in 1956. He was also Olympic Trials champion that year. Weinacker won 14 AAU walk championships between 1949 and 1956. He competed for Michigan State and the US Air Force. Weinacker was a veterinarian who worked for a number of years as an Air Force vet.
Personal Best: 50kmW â 4-38:58 (1956).
|1948 Summer||19||London||Athletics||Men's 50 kilometres Walk||United States||USA||16|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Athletics||Men's 50 kilometres Walk||United States||USA||22|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||Men's 50 kilometres Walk||United States||USA||7|
|1948 Summer||19||London||Athletics||United States||Final Standings||16||5-30:14|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Athletics||United States||Final Standings||22||5-01:00.4|
|1956 Summer||28||Melbourne||Athletics||United States||Final Standings||7||5-00:16.0|