Dieter Krause

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Personal information
Born 18 January 1936 (1936-01-18) (age 78)
Brandenburg an der Havel, Germany
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight 74 kg (163 lb)
Sport
Sport canoe sprint
Club SC DHfK, Leipzig

Dieter Krause (born 18 January 1936) is a German sprint canoer who competed from the late 1950s to the mid-1960s. He won a gold medal in the K-1 4×500 m event at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome (with Paul Lange, Günther Perleberg and Friedhelm Wentzke).[1]

Krause also won four medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with a gold (K-4 1000 m: 1963), a silver (K-2 1000 m: 1963), and two bronzes (K-1 500 m: 1958, K-1 4×500 m: 1963).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1960 Summer Olympics – Rome, Italy – Canoeing" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 6 December 2008)
  2. ^ Dieter Krause sports.reference.com (Retrieved on 6 December 2008)

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