Sümeyye Manz

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Sümeyye Manz
Personal information
Birth nameSümeyye Güleç
Born (1989-10-30) October 30, 1989 (age 29)
Nürnberg, Germany
Height1.55 m (5 ft 1 in) (2012)
Weight49 kg (108 lb) (2012)
Event(s)Flyweight, Finweight

Sumeyye Manz (born Güleç on October 30, 1989 in Nürnberg) is a German taekwondo practitioner of Turkish descent.[1]

She won the gold medal at the 2008 European Taekwondo Championships in Rome. She became bronze medalist at the 2005 World Taekwondo Championships in Madrid, Spain and 2011 World Taekwondo Championships in Gyeongju, South Korea.

She represented Germany at the 2008 Olympics and 2012 Olympics. At the 2008 Olympics she was defeated in the first round by Dalia Contreras.[2] At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she competed in the Women's 49kg competition, but was defeated in the first round by Yang Shu-Chun.[2]

Sümeyye Güleç is married to Daniel Manz, also a German national taekwondo practitioner.


  1. ^ London2012.com
  2. ^ a b "Sumeyye Gulec-Manz Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-10-20.

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