Joachim Kunz

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Olympic medalist
Joachim Kunz at the 1980 GDR Championships.
Medal record
Competitor for  East Germany
Men's Weightlifting
Gold medal – first place 1988 Seoul -67.5 kg
Silver medal – second place 1980 Moscow -67.5 kg

Joachim Kunz (born February 9, 1959) is a German weightlifter who competed for East Germany in the 1980 Summer Olympics and in the 1988 Summer Olympics. He was born in Stollberg.

At the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow he won a silver medal in the 67.5 kg (149 lb) class. He won gold at the 1981 and 1983 World Championships.[1] At the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul he won a gold medal in the 67.5 kg (149 lb) class.

As of 2008, Kunz is head of German instant soup manufacturer Suppina.[1][2]

Joachim Kunz

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Joachim Kunz: Kraftpaket am Suppentopf" (in German). Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk. 2008-06-12. Retrieved 2008-12-16. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Suppina Impressum". Suppina. Retrieved 2008-12-16. 

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