Karl-Heinz Oberfranz

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameKarl-Heinz•Oberfranz
Used nameKarl-Heinz•Oberfranz
Born23 December 1951 in Bad Doberan, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (GER)
Measurements179 cm / 76 kg
AffiliationsBerliner TSC, Berlin (GER)
NOC East Germany


Karl-Heinz Oberfranz was an East German road cyclist who finished 30th in the individual road race at the 1972 München Olympics. That same year, he won the fifth stage of the Peace Race, and also one stage of the former Tour of East Germany. He also won a road time trial team bronze medal at the 1971 East German Championships.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Summer Olympics Cycling Road (Cycling) GDR Karl-Heinz Oberfranz
Road Race, Individual, Men (Olympic) 30