Frank Hemmer

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Frank Hemmer
Medal record
Men's slalom canoeing
Representing  West Germany
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1989 Savage River C-2
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Bourg St.-Maurice C-2 team
Bronze medal – third place 1989 Savage River C-2 team
Representing  Germany
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1991 Tacen C-2 team

Frank Hemmer (born 28 April 1963 in Hagen-Hohenlimburg) is a West German-German slalom canoer who competed from the mid-1980s to the early 1990s. He won a gold medal for West Germany in the C-2 event at the 1989 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Savage River, Maryland in the United States. He also won three bronze medals at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in the C-2 team event (1987, 1989, 1991).

Hemmer competed for Germany at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, finishing 13th in the C-2 event.

His partner in the boat throughout the whole of his career was Thomas Loose.

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