Georg Spohr

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Georg Spohr
Bundesarchiv Bild 183-R0516-0019, Gunkel, Lucke, Jährling, Ulrich.jpg
In the rear boat from left to right: Jahrling, Ulrich and Spohr, 1976.
Personal information
Born (1951-01-24) 24 January 1951 (age 70)
Height146 cm (4 ft 9 in)
Weight45 kg (99 lb)
ClubSC Magdeburg

Georg Spohr (born 24 January 1951) is a German rowing coxswain who competed for East Germany in the 1976 and in the 1980 Summer Olympics.

He was born in Magdeburg. In 1976 he was the coxswain of the East German boat that won the gold medal in the coxed pair event. Four years later he won his second gold medal when he again coxed the East German boat in the coxed pair competition.[1]


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Georg Spohr". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 25 April 2018.