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Andreas Decker
Bundesarchiv Bild 183-N0730-0313, Berlin, Grünau, Ruderregatta, DHfK-Vierer.jpg
After the national championship in Berlin 1974 from the left: Coach Jörg Weissig, Siegfried Brietzke, Andreas Decker, Stefan Semmler, Wolfgang Mager, and in the front coxwain Lehmann
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Born19 August 1952 (1952-08-19) (age 70)
Zwickau, East Germany

Andreas Decker (born 19 August 1952) is a German rower who competed for East Germany in the 1976 Summer Olympics and in the 1980 Summer Olympics.

He was born in Zwickau. In 1976 he won the gold medal as crew member of the East German boat in the coxless fours competition. Four years later he won his second gold medal with the East German boat in the coxless four event.[1]


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Andreas Decker". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 3 November 2018.