Wilfried Colling

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameWilfried•Colling
Used nameWilfried•Colling
Born12 December 1959 in Aldenhoven, Nordrhein-Westfalen (GER)
Measurements188 cm / 99 kg
AffiliationsTuS Aldenhoven, Aldenhoven (GER)
NOC West Germany


Freestyle wrestler Wilfried Colling was eliminated in the group stage at the 1988 Seoul Olympics, while representing West Germany in the heavyweight division. In 1986 he placed sixth at the European Championships, and fifth at the Worlds. He never won a national title but placed second in the three years from 1984-86. He later turned to coaching with his home club ASV Aldenhoven.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1988 Summer Olympics Wrestling FRG Wilfried Colling
Heavyweight, Freestyle, Men (Olympic) AC