Louis Riecke

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Louis Riecke was an Olympic weightlifter for the United States. He also was a coach for the NFL's Pittsburgh Steelers.

Weightlifting achievements[edit]

  • Olympic Games team member (1964)
  • Set one world record in career

Coaching career[edit]

Riecke served as the strength and conditioning coach for the Steelers from 1970 through 1980. During his tenure, the team won four Super Bowls.[1]


  1. ^ Roberts, Kim (February 15, 2009). "Four Super Bowl rings reminders of a great time". New Orleans Times-Picayune. Retrieved 2009-02-27. 

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