Frank-Peter Bischof

Frank-Peter Bischof (sometimes listed as Frank Bischof or Peter Bischof, born 20 August 1954, in Forst) is an East German sprint canoer who competed in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Competing in two Summer Olympics, he won a bronze medal in the K-4 1000 m event at Montreal in 1976.

Frank-Peter Bischof
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Representing  East Germany
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1976 Montreal K-4 1000 m
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1978 Belgrade K-4 500 m
Gold medal – first place 1981 Nottingham K-4 1000 m
Silver medal – second place 1982 Belgrade K-4 500 m
Silver medal – second place 1982 Belgrade K-4 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1981 Nottingham K-4 500 m

Bischof also won five medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with two golds (K-4 500 m: 1978, K-4 1000 m: 1981), two silvers (K-4 500 m and K-4 1000 m: both 1982), and a bronze (K-4 500 m: 1981).

His wife, Martina, won the gold in the women's K-2 500 m event at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow.


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