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Andreas Wecker
— Gymnast —
Bundesarchiv Bild 183-1989-0401-017, Andreas Wecker.jpg
Personal information
Born (1970-01-02) 2 January 1970 (age 44)
Discipline Men's artistic gymnastics

Andreas Wecker (born 2 January 1970 in Staßfurt)[1] is a former German gymnast who had a long and successful career. His greatest achievement was the gold medal on high bar at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. There, he beat gymnasts of such quality as Vitaly Scherbo and Alexei Nemov. In 1989 he was named the last East German Sportsman of the Year. He competed for the SC Dynamo Berlin/ Sportvereinigung (SV) Dynamo.
[2]

Andreas had a serious shoulder injury during the 2000 Olympics in Sydney where he tore a bicep muscle from his shoulder.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympics". sports-reference. Retrieved 30 June 2012. 
  2. ^ GYMmedia.de
Awards
Preceded by
East Germany Olaf Ludwig
East German Sportsman of the Year
1989
Succeeded by
Germany Boris Becker
(as German Sportsman of the Year)

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1996 Olympics-Andreas Wecker High Bar

1996 Olympics Atlanta high bar first 9.850.

Andreas Wecker - 1996 Olympics AA - Still Rings

Andreas Wecker - 1996 Olympics AA - Still Rings Gymnastics.

Andreas WECKER (GER) rings - 1994 Brisbane worlds EF

Andreas WECKER (GER) '94 World championships in Brisbane (AUS) - Rings final 9.637 Rank : 5th.

Andreas WECKER (GER) HB - 1994 Dortmund worlds

Andreas WECKER (GER) '94 World championships in Dortmund (GER) - Team finals 9.325 Team rank : 5th.

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Andreas Wecker (GER) HB 1996 ATLANTA EF

アンドレアス・ベッカー 選手 (ドイツ) 鉄棒 1996 アトランタ五輪 種目別.

Andreas Wecker FX 1992 Olympics EF

9.687 7th GER.

Andreas Wecker (GDR) - 1988 Olympics - Compulsories - Parallel Bars

Andreas Wecker (GDR) 1988 Olympics Compulsories Parallel Bars Score: 9.70.

Andreas WECKER HB - 1993 Birmingham worlds AA

Andreas WECKER (GER) - High Bar '93 World championships in Birmingham (GBR) - All Around.

Andreas Wecker (GDR) - 1989 Worlds Event Finals Pommel Hor

Andreas Wecker of East Germany on pommel horse during event finals at the 1989 World Championships in Stuttgart. He placed 2nd Score: 9.962.

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66 news items

מידה

מידה
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 06:17:45 -0800

לשכתו של הנשיא הגרמני השיבה כי בקרוב ייצא לפועל מחקר משמעותי על אנטישמיות, אשר יכלול בתוכו גם מחקר על אנטי-ישראליות גרמנית. דיקן המשנה של הSWC, הרב אברהם קופר, נפגש לאחר מכן עם סגן שר גרמני בנושא הזה. בסך הכל, הספק די נחמד עבור סופר. הראיון לא פורסם מעולם; העיתון ...
 
DigitalJournal.com
Sat, 26 Oct 2013 16:28:18 -0700

'Panaseeda Five Oil Blend', an organic seed oil that aims at whole body health and is specifically designed to elevate one's health to never before seen levels, has caught the attention of Shane Michaels, prompting an investigative review. “Panaseeda ...
 
The Interpreter
Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:35:55 -0700

It just means that, by one measure, the overall size of the Chinese economy will be larger than America's, though in China that pie has to be shared between 1.3 billion people, versus 314 million in the US. Photo by Flickr user Andreas Wecker. Comment now.
 
Berliner Kurier
Tue, 15 Nov 2011 02:41:15 -0800

Lesen Sie mal, was die Tochter des Reck-Olympiasiegers von 1996, Andreas Wecker, heute antreibt. KURIER-Reporterin Dajana Rubert trifft die 17-Jährige in der staatlichen Artistenschule. Nathalie hat ihren Lebensweg vorgezeichnet. Morgens, mittags ...

Sport1.de

Sport1.de
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:52:30 -0700

Zum achten Mal geht der Wetzlarer in den kommenden Tagen in Nanning bei Welttitelkämpfen an die Geräte und schließt dadurch zum bislang alleinigen Rekordhalter Andreas Wecker auf. Und damit der ehemalige Reck-Weltmeister zumindest bis Olympia ...

Tagesspiegel

Tagesspiegel
Sat, 08 Nov 2014 04:47:30 -0800

Sollte sich Robert Harting doch durchsetzen, würde er den Rekord von Turner Andreas Wecker einstellen, der zwischen 1993 und 1996 vier Mal in Folge zu Berlins Sportler des Jahres gewählt wurde. Bei den Frauen ist dieses Kunststück bereits Claudia ...

Spiegel Online

Spiegel Online
Sat, 04 Oct 2014 09:46:41 -0700

2002, Vlasios Maras (Griechenland). 2001, Vlasios Maras (Griechenland). 1999, Jesús Carballo (Spanien). 1997, Jani Tanskanen (Finnland). 1996, Jesús Carballo (Spanien). 1995, Andreas Wecker (Deutschland). 1994, Witali Schtscherbo (Weißrussland).

Diabetes Ratgeber

Diabetes Ratgeber
Mon, 23 Jun 2014 23:22:30 -0700

Auch die Schwimmerin Franziska van Almsick und der Kunstturner Andreas Wecker zählten damals zu ihren Schülern. Eine normale Jugend sieht anders aus. Aber Kati hat nicht das Gefühl, etwas verpasst zu haben. „Ich bin so aufgewachsen, ich kannte es ...
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