Günter Nachtigall

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGünter•Nachtigall
Used nameGünter•Nachtigall
Born5 March 1930 in Blankenburg (Harz), Sachsen-Anhalt (GER)
Measurements167 cm / 65 kg
AffiliationsASK Vorwärts Berlin, Ost-Berlin (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality East Germany


East German gymnast Günter Nachtigall finished seventh with the team in the all-around event and 59th in the individual all-around at the 1960 Roma Olympic Games. He did not advance to any of the individual finals. In 1956 and 1957 Nachtigall earned seven East German national titles.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1960 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) GER GDR Günter Nachtigall
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 59
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 7
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) =39 r1/2
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) 33 r1/2
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) 96 r1/2
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) =81 r1/2
Rings, Men (Olympic) =39 r1/2
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) =40 r1/2