Heinz Weigel

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHeinz•Weigel
Used nameHeinz•Weigel
Born11 April 1938 in Halberstadt, Sachsen-Anhalt (GER)
Measurements185 cm / 81 kg
AffiliationsSC DHfK, Leipzig (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality East Germany


East German rower Heinz Weigel placed an unfortunate fourth with Heinz Weigel at the 1960 Roma Olympic Games. Both rowed for SC DHfK Leipzig and participated competed for the mixed German team. Weigel won five East German national titles. He became a graduate sports teacher and coach at SC Chemie Halle.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1960 Summer Olympics Rowing GER GDR Heinz Weigel
Coxless Pairs, Men (Olympic) Jochen Neuling 4