Bernd Cullmann

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Olympic medal record
Men’s athletics
Competitor for  Germany
Gold 1960 Rome 4×100 m relay
For the footballer, see Bernhard Cullmann

Bernd Cullmann (born 11 October 1939) is a former West German athlete, winner of gold medal in 4×100 m relay at the 1960 Summer Olympics.

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Cullmann was born in Idar-Oberstein. At the Rome Olympics he ran the opening leg in the 4×100 m relay team for the United Team of Germany. In the final the Germans finished second behind the team of the United States, but 15 minutes after the final it was announced that the USA had been disqualified for an incorrect exchange. Germany's time, 39.5 equalled their own world record.

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