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Brigitte Wujak

Full name: Brigitte Wujak (Künzel-, -Pretzschner)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-6.5 (169 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: March 6, 1955 in Chemnitz, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC Dynamo Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

East German long jumper Brigitte Wujak was married to middle-distance runner and non-Olympian Volker Wujak shortly before the 1980 Moskva Games, although the couple later divorced. In Moskva she earned the silver medal. At the 1977 World Cup she finished fourth and two years later placed second. At the Europeans she was fourth in 1978 and finished 10th in 1982. She won the 1977 and 1979 European Cups. In East Germany Wujak won the outdoor title in 1977 and the indoor one in 1980. Educated as a sports teacher, she became a civil servant at the Federal Boarder Guard after reunification. Wujak’s name was listed in the documents found after reunification concerning systematic doping practices in the former GDR.

Personal Best: LJ – 7.04 (1980).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics Women's Long Jump East Germany GDR 2 Silver

Women's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round 2 7.04
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round One 2 6.88
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Two 2 6.68 6.88
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Three 2 6.81 6.88
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Four 2 6.87 6.88
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Five 3 6.81 6.88
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Final Round Round Six NP 7.04
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round 5 QU 6.65
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A 3 6.65
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round One 2 6.65
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 3 pass 6.65
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Athletics East Germany Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP pass
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