|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Born||3 April 1954 in Bochum, Nordrhein-Westfalen (GER)|
|Measurements||186 cm / 89 kg|
|Affiliations||USC Bochum, Bochum (GER)|
Claus Marek was German national coach for the decathlon from 1983-2004, and was national coach from 2008-10, and in 2011 became team manager for multiple disciplines. He also owned a sports consulting company. Marek placed 10th at the 1976 Montréal Olympics. He placed second at the 1976 and 1977 German Nationals. His greatest moment was a bronze medal at the 1973 Youth European Championships.
Personal Best: Dec – 7888 (1976).
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1976 Summer Olympics||Athletics||FRG||Claus Marek|
|Decathlon, Men (Olympic)||10|