Balance :


as a coach participated at :



1996 - 2016



his athletes won in this period of time







more than 110  Medals at Olympic Games, World- and European Championships.


24 World Records,  

36 European Records, 

26 Africa Records and a high number of National Records of:

Germany, GB, Sweden, Norway, Ireland, Slovakia, Swiss, Belgium, Egypt,UAE, SA 


1    Olympic titel

9    Olympic medals

16  World title                 

37  European title            

17  Africa title


Olympic Games :   1x Gold 4x Silver, 4x  Bronze


1999  DSV-Coach of the Year


2011  "The DSV thanks Dirk Lange for his extraordinary efforts in the last 3 years, in which athletes representing the DSV have won 60 international medals, including world and European titles."


2012 - today Head coach of local training centre in Graz/Austria, cooperates with international group of swimmers and China national team


2008   German TV-Avard of Olympic commentary from Beijing