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Werner Heyn

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameWerner•Heyn
Used nameWerner•Heyn
Born24 May 1934 in Zwickau, Sachsen (GER)
Measurements172 cm / 67 kg
NOC East Germany


Werner Heyn was a sports shooter who participated in the 1968 Mexico City Olympics. He finished 56th in the prone small bore rifle event. In 1962 he won a bronze medal with the East German team at the World Championships. At the East German championships Heyn earned four silver and five bronze medals. In 1961 and 1962 he won three national titles.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Summer Olympics Shooting GDR Werner Heyn
Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres, Open (Olympic) 56

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