Falk Hoffmann (born 29 August 1952 in Chemnitz) is a retired diver from East Germany, who won the gold medal in the men's 10 m platform event at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Soviet Union. He competed in three consecutive Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 1972 (Munich).[1] He ended his career in 1982.

Falk Hoffmann
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Medal record
Men's diving
Representing  East Germany
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1980 Moscow 10 m platform
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1978 West Berlin 3 m springboard
Silver medal – second place 1978 West Berlin 10 m platform
Bronze medal – third place 1973 Belgrade 10 m platform
European Championships (LC)
Gold medal – first place 1977 Jönköping 3 m springboard
Bronze medal – third place 1977 Jönköping 10 m platform

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Falk Hoffmann". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 23 November 2018.