Bernd Duvigneau

Bernd Duvigneau (born 3 December 1955 in Magdeburg) is an East German sprint canoeist who competed in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Competing in two Summer Olympics, he won two medals in the K-4 1000 m event with a gold in 1980 and a bronze in 1976.

Bernd Duvigneau
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1980 Moscow K-4 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1976 Montreal K-4 1000 m
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1974 Mexico City K-4 1000 m
Gold medal – first place 1978 Belgrade K-4 500 m
Gold medal – first place 1978 Belgrade K-4 1000 m
Gold medal – first place 1979 Duisburg K-4 500 m
Gold medal – first place 1979 Duisburg K-4 1000 m

Duvigneau also won five gold medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships, earning them in the K-4 500 m (1978, 1979) and the K-4 1000 m (1974, 1978, 1979) events.

ReferencesEdit

  • ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 1: flatwater (now sprint): 1936–2007 at WebCite (archived 21 January 2009). Additional archives: Wayback Machine.
  • ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936–2007 at WebCite (archived 9 November 2009)
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Bernd Duvigneau". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020.