Holger Behrendt

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Holger Behrendt
— Gymnast —
Country represented  East Germany
Born (1964-01-29) January 29, 1964 (age 50)
Schönebeck
Discipline Men's artistic gymnastics

Holger Behrendt (born January 29, 1964 in Schönebeck, Saxony-Anhalt) is a German gymnast and Olympic champion.[1]

Olympics[edit]

Holger Behrendt competed for East Germany at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul where he received a gold medal in rings, a silver medal in team combined exercises, and a bronze medal in horizontal bar.[2]

World championships[edit]

Behrend participated on the team that received bronze for East Germany at the 1985 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Montreal.

At the 1987 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Rotterdam he received a bronze medal in horizontal bar, and again a bronze medal with the team from East Germany.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympics". sports-reference. Retrieved 30 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "1988 Summer Olympics – Seoul, South Korea – Gymnastics" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 5, 2008)