André Pollmächer

Frank André Pollmächer (born 22 March 1983 in Riesa) is a German long-distance runner who specializes in the 5,000 and 10,000 metres.

André Pollmächer
Jan Fitschen - Andre Pollmächer.jpg
Pollmächer (left) and Jan Fitschen at German 10,000 m championship in Tübingen, 2006
Personal information
Full nameFrank André Pollmächer
Born22 March 1983 (1983-03-22) (age 37)
Riesa, Germany
Country Germany
Event(s)5000 m, 10,000 m


Pollmächer finished seventh in the 10,000 metres final at the 2006 European Athletics Championships in Gothenburg. His personal best time is 27:55.66 minutes, achieved in June 2007 in Dommelhof. He was 18th in the men's marathon at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics.

He returned to the track after a four-year break and claimed the bronze medal at the European Cup 10,000m in Oslo.[1]

Pollmächer competes for LAC Erdgas Chemnitz and trains under Bernd Dießner. He is the older brother of Anja Pollmächer.


  1. ^ Portugal double victory at the European Cup 10000m Archived 2011-06-08 at the Wayback Machine. European Athletics (2011-06-04). Retrieved on 2011-06-05.

External linksEdit

  • "André Pollmächer at" (in German). Archived from the original on 2014-04-16. Retrieved 2010-06-27.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  • Andre Pollmächer at World Athletics
  • André Pollmächer at the Deutscher Olympischer Sportbund (in German)