Jörg Wischmeier

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameJörg•Wischmeier
Used nameJörg•Wischmeier
Born16 August 1935 in Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen (GER)
Died3 October 2012 in Korschenbroich, Nordrhein-Westfalen (GER)
Measurements183 cm / 64 kg
AffiliationsRheydter TV 1847, Mönchengladbach (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality West Germany


Jörg Wischmeyer was a West German triple jumper who started with the mixed German team at the 1960 Roma Olympics, where he was eliminated in the qualifying round. In 1959 and 1961 he was West German Champion. In 1993, Wischmeyer was awarded the DLV Needle in silver. Wischmeyer trained as a typesetter.

Personal Best: TJ – 15.73 (1961).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1960 Summer Olympics Athletics GER FRG Jörg Wischmeier
Triple Jump, Men (Olympic) 20 r1/2