Peter FRENKEL

République Démocratique d'Allemagne GDR

  • Médailles
    1 O
    1 B
  • Participations
    3
  • Première participation
    Mexico 1968
  • Année de naissance
    1939
Résultats olympiques

Biographie

Peter FRENKEL

Peter Frenkel specialized in the 20 km walk, and was the best East German walker of the later 1960s and early 1970s. He recorded two World Records, 1-25:50 in 1970, and 1-25:19.4 in 1972. In addition to his Olympic performances, winning the gold medal in 1972 and the bronze medal in 1976, he placed fourth at the 1971 European Championships. Frenkel was world-ranked #1 in both 1970 and 1972.

Frenkel later studied photography from 1972-76 and became a freelance photographer, exhibiting his photos in Germany and foreign countries, and serving as a lecturer for photography at the Rhein-Sieg-Kunstakademie in Hennef. Frenkel became a member of the German NOC in 1990, was the spokesman of the German Olympians Association (GOD) and a member of the German Artists Association. Later he became press secretary of his renamed home club OSC Potsdam.

Personal Best\: 20kmW – 1-23:30 (1974).

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Montréal 1976

B
20 kilometer Walk
20 kilometer Walk Athletics
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Munich 1972

O
20 kilometer Walk
20 kilometer Walk Athletics
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Résultats Événement Sport

Mexico 1968

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20 kilometer Walk
20 kilometer Walk Athletics