Karl-Heinz Lehmann

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameKarl-Heinz•Lehmann
Used nameKarl-Heinz•Lehmann
Born2 January 1957 in Reichenberg (Mark), Brandenburg (GER)
Measurements169 cm / 71 kg
AffiliationsASK Vorwärts Frankfurt, Frankfurt (Oder) (GER)
NOC East Germany
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1


East German judoka Karl-Heinz Lehmann won a bronze medal at the 1980 Moskva Games in the lightweight class. That same year, he also won a bronze medal at the European Championships. The following year he added a gold medal at the Europeans and another bronze medal at the World Championships. In 1982 and 1983 he won a silver and bronze medal at the Europeans, respectively.

Lehmann studied sports and graduated in 1984. He then started a coaching career with his home club ASK Vorwärts Frankfurt on Oder, later renamed JC 90 Frankfurt. He also coached at the Regional Olympic Center in Brandenburg.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1980 Summer Olympics Judo GDR Karl-Heinz Lehmann
Lightweight, Men (Olympic) =3 Bronze