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Roland Weißpflog

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameRoland•Weißpflog
Used nameRoland•Weißpflog
Born13 November 1942 in Pleißa, Limbach-Oberfrohna, Sachsen (GER)
Measurements178 cm / 75 kg
AffiliationsSC Traktor Oberwiesenthal, Oberwiesenthal (GER)
NOC East Germany Germany
Nationality East Germany

Biography

Roland Weißpflog participated in two Winter Olympics: in 1964 at Innsbruck with the mixed German team, and in 1968 at Grenoble with East Germany, finishing 16th and ninth respectively in the individual Nordic combined. In 1964 and 1966 he won the East German national title, and in 1967 was, and in 1963 had finished, third. His father Roland Sr., and his brother Falko competed as ski jumpers, but never qualified for the Olympic Games.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1964 Winter Olympics Nordic Combined (Skiing) GER GDR Roland Weißpflog
Individual, Men (Olympic) 16
1968 Winter Olympics Nordic Combined (Skiing) GDR Roland Weißpflog
Individual, Men (Olympic) 9