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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 45)
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

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Andreas WECKER (GER) PH - 1999 Tianjin worlds EF

Andreas WECKER (GER) - Pommel horse final '99 World championships in Tianjin (CHN) Score : 9.712 Rank : 5th.

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Andreas WECKER (GER) HB - 1994 Dortmund worlds

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Andreas Wecker (GER) HB 1996 ATLANTA EF

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Andreas WECKER HB - 1996 Atlanta Olympics Team Optionals

Andreas WECKER (GER) - High bar '96 Olympic Games in Atlanta (USA) - Team Optionals (libres par équipe) Score : 9.787 Team rank : 7th.

Gymnast Andreas Wecker

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Andreas WECKER rings - 1993 Birmingham worlds EF

Andreas WECKER (GER) - Rings '93 World championships in Birmingham (GBR) - Event Final Score : 9.575.

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82 news items

 
Haarlems Dagblad
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:07:30 -0800

Zou de grond soms zijn vrijgekomen bij het vernieuwen van de bruggen rond de kruising van Hoofdvaart en Vijfhuizerweg, iets verderop? Hoe dan ook, Andreas Wecker uit Keulen verklaart dat het bergje er al was toen hij rond het middaguur arriveerde.

Tagesspiegel

Tagesspiegel
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 07:06:58 -0800

Der beste Schwimmer dabei war Andreas Wecker, der Turn-Olympiasieger. Er war sehr nett, es war überhaupt alles sehr schön. Da hatte mich jemand eingeladen. Und ich machte gerne mit, weil ich gerne dazu beitrage, viele Menschen von der Schönheit ...

Интерфах-Запад

Интерфах-Запад
Thu, 05 Feb 2015 21:15:00 -0800

... аль-Валид. (Vladimir Yaitskiy) Станция Халид ибн аль-Валид. (Frans Zwart) Германия. Франкфурт. Станция Боккенхаймер Варте. (Andreas Wecker) Станция Боккенхаймер Варте. (jaime.silva) Станция Боккенхаймер Варте. (Christian Dembowski) ...

The Interpreter

The Interpreter
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:10:40 -0800

... Xi Jinping's administration looks strongly biased towards centralised power. Smaller Chinese cities without distinctive businesses and industries are losing talent and will forever be condemned to lower status. Photo courtesy of Flickr user Andreas ...
 
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.

Spiegel Online

Spiegel Online
Sat, 04 Oct 2014 09:41:15 -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).

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 ...
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