Markus Rehm

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Markus Rehm
DLV Leichtathletik DM 2014 Markus REHM by Olaf Kosinsky -1.jpg
Markus Rehm in 2014
Personal information
Born (1988-08-22) 22 August 1988 (age 26)
Göppingen, Germany
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Sport
Country  Germany
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Long jump
Sprints
Updated on 20 August 2014.

Markus Rehm (born in Göppingen on 22 August 1988) is a German amputee and Paralympian. He began in sports at age 20 and became a Long Jump F44 world champion in 2011. His club is TSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen and he is a medical specialist.[1]

2012 Summer Paralympics[edit]

He won a gold medal at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in the men's long Jump F42/44 classification. He made (7.35m/1,093 points) and set a new world record.[2][3] On winning he stated "I think it was the perfect jump today."[4]

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