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|