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Albert Geromini

Full name: Albert Geromini
Nickname(s): Tiger
Gender: Male
Born: April 10, 1896 in Arvigo, Graubünden, Switzerland
Died: December 7, 1961 in Thalwil, Zürich, Switzerland
Affiliations: HC Davos, Davos (SUI)
Country: SUI Switzerland
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Albert Geromini had a very long career with HC Davos, playing for them from 1921-40, including at the Spengler Cup from 1930-39, helping them win that tournament in 1927, 1933, 1936, and 1938. He also skated for HC Davos in winning Swiss Championships in 1926-27, 1929-35, and 1937-39. He was one of Europe’s toughest and best defensemen before World War II. Geromini was on the Swiss National team at the European Championships in 1924-26 and 1929, helping Switzerland win the title in 1926 and bronze medals in 1924-25. He competed at the World Championships for Switzerland in 1930, 1934-35, and 1937-39, winning a silver medal in 1935 and bronze medals in 1930, 1937 and 1939. In total, he earned 61 caps for Switzerland, also winning 11 medals at the European Championships – gold in 1926, 1935, and 1939; silver in 1928, 1930, 1934, and 1937; and bronze in 1924-25, 1932-33. Geromini ran a business that employed the three Swiss hockey players who made up the “Ni-Sturm” line – Hans Cattini, Ferdinand Cattini, and Bibi Torriani.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter 31 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI 3 Bronze

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1928 Winter 31 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI Final Standings 3 1928-02-11 1 0 0
1928 Winter 31 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI Final Round Match #2 1 1928-02-17 SUI 4, GBR 0 1
1928 Winter 31 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI Final Round Match #4 2 1928-02-18 SWE 4, SUI 0 0
1928 Winter 31 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI Final Round Match #5 2 1928-02-19 CAN 13, SUI 0 0
1928 Winter 31 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI Group C Match #1 1T 1928-02-11 SUI 4, AUT 4 0
1928 Winter 31 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Switzerland SUI Group C Match #3 1 1928-02-16 SUI 1, GER 0 0
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