Manfred Wolke (born: January 14, 1943 in Babelsberg, Brandenburg, Germany), representing East Germany, was the Welterweight Olympic gold medalist at the 1968 Mexico City Olympic Games. Wolke defeated Joseph Bessala of Cameroon on a 4-1 decision in the final.
After his boxing career ended, Wolke became a trainer, most notably working with 1990s Heavyweight contender Axel Schulz.
Trains / Trained:
Olympic games results
1968 (as a welterweight)
- Defeaeed Andres Molina (Cuba) 4-1
- Defeated Expedito Arrais Alncar (Brazil) 5-0
- Defeated Celal Sandal (Turkey) 4-1
- Defeated Vladimir Musalimov (Soviet Union) 3-2
- Defeated Joseph Bessala (Cameroon) 4-1
1972 (as a welterweight)