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Josef Heinen

Full name: Josef Heinen
Gender: Male
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)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

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).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay Germany GER 4 h3 r1/3

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1952 Summer 23 Helsinki Athletics Germany GER Round One Heat Three 4 41.5 41.63
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