Siegfried Schenke

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Siegfried Schenke (born 6 May 1943 in Sitzendorf) is a former sprinter who specialized in the 200 metres event. He represented East Germany and competed for the club SC Motor Jena.


Year Tournament Venue Result Extra
1970 Universiade Turin, Italy 1st 100 m
2nd 200 m
1971 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 4th 100 m
4th 200 m
1972 Olympic Games Munich, West Germany 6th 200 m
5th 4 × 100 m relay
1974 European Championships Rome, Italy 3rd 4 × 100 m relay


Preceded by
East Germany Hans-Jurgen Bombach
European Record Holder Men's 100m
29 August 1973 - 22 July 1974
Succeeded by
East Germany Manfred Ommer