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Detlef Kirchhoff
Medal record
Men's rowing
Representing  East Germany
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1988 Seoul Coxed pair
World Rowing Championships
Gold medal – first place 1990 Tasmania Coxed four
Representing  Germany
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1992 Barcelona Eight
Silver medal – second place 1996 Atlanta Eight
World Rowing Championships
Silver medal – second place 1993 Roudnice Coxless pair
Gold medal – first place 1995 Tampere Eight
Gold medal – first place 1998 Köln Coxless pair

Detlef Kirchhoff (born 21 May 1967 in Halberstadt) is a German rower, who competed for the SG Dynamo Potsdam / Sportvereinigung (SV) Dynamo. He won the medals at the international rowing competitions.[1][2][3] He competed at four Olympic Games, winning medals at three of them.[4]


  1. ^ "RRK 08 Rudern – Deutsche Rudererfolge bei Weltmeisterschaften". (in German).
  2. ^ "Rudern – Olympische Spiele 1980–1996". (in German).
  3. ^ "Detlef Kirchhoff". World Rowing. Archived from the original on 15 August 2020.((cite web)): CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  4. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Detlef Kirchhoff". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 7 September 2018.