|Born||16 April 1968|
|Height||195 cm (6 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||100 kg (220 lb)|
At the 1986 World Rowing Championships, he replaced a sick Thomas Lange at short notice when he was only 18; he won a bronze medal at that occasion. Hajek was the youngest East German team member that year. During his career Hajek became a two-time Olympic champion and five-time world champion.
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