|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Born||6 May 1943 in Göppingen, Baden-Württemberg (GER)|
|Died||11 June 2011 in München (Munich), Bayern (GER)|
|Measurements||178 cm / 68 kg|
|Affiliations||Bayer Leverkusen, Leverkusen (GER)|
Pole vaulter Wolfgang Reinhardt surprisingly won the silver medal at the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Games ahead of his team mate Klaus Lehnertz. He claimed West German titles in 1963-65, also winning indoors in 1963 and 1968. For his Olympic success he was awarded the Silver Bay Leaf. He was educated as a process engraver and then studied sports from 1961 at the Sports University Köln (Cologne). Reinharrd later married Ortrud Mentges, sister of runner and non-Olympian Manfred Mentges. His brother Hartmut was also a pole vaulter.
Personal Best: PV – 5.25 (1974).
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||Nationality||As|
|1964 Summer Olympics||Athletics||GER||FRG||Wolfgang Reinhardt|
|Pole Vault, Men (Olympic)||2||Silver|