Full name: Josef Heinen
Height: 5-5 (166 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: April 11, 1929 in Grefrath, Viersen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: December 20, 1988 in Grefrath, Viersen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: KTSV Preussen 1855, Krefeld (GER)
Sprinter Josef Heinen was part of the 1952 sprint relay at the Helsinki Olympic Games, which was eliminated in the heats, together with [Peter Kraus], [Werner Zandt] and [Franz Happernagel]. He never managed to win a West German title, but was International British Champion with the 4x110 yards relay in 1951. His brother Egon was a javelin thrower.
Personal Best\: 100 – 10.6 (1955).
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Athletics||Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay||Germany||GER||4 h3 r1/3|
|1952 Summer||23||Helsinki||Athletics||Germany||GER||Round One||Heat Three||4||41.5||41.63|