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Fritz Grau

Full name: Fritz Grau
Gender: Male
Height: 5'0" (153 cm)
Born: November 8, 1894 in Friedrichshagen, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Berliner Schlittschuhclub, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Bobsleigh

Biography

Grau fell 1932 together with Albert Brehme in Lake Placid training for the Olympic Games down 20 metres deep and was hurt severly and could not start at the Olympics. Even the Mayor of New York Jimmy Walker visited him in the hospital. He became German Champion 1929 and 1934 with Brehme in the two-man bob, 1929 in the four-man bob, third at the World Championships 1930 in the four-man and 1933 in the two-man bob.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Winter 41 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Men's Two Germany-2 GER 6

Men's Two

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit
1936 Winter 41 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Germany-2 GER Albert Brehme Final Standings
1936 Winter 41 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Germany-2 GER Albert Brehme Run 1
1936 Winter 41 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Germany-2 GER Albert Brehme Run 2
1936 Winter 41 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Germany-2 GER Albert Brehme Run 3
1936 Winter 41 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Bobsleigh Germany-2 GER Albert Brehme Run 4