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Gerd Hornberger

Full name: Gerhard "Gerd" Hornberger
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (179 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: February 17, 1910 in Waldfischbach, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Died: September 13, 1988 in Waldfischbach-Burgalben, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Affiliations: Eintracht Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Gerd Hornberger had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1936 Olympics 4×100 metres Relay; 1st in the 1934 European Championships 4×100 metres Relay (with Egon Schein, Erwin Gillmeister, and Erich Borchmeyer), 1st in the 1938 European Championships 4×100 metres Relay (with Manfred Kersch, Karl Neckermann, and the non-Olympian Jakob Scheuring). In the 1934 European Championships 100 metres Hornberger finished sixth.

Personal Best: 100 – 10.4 (1934).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Athletics Men's 100 metres Germany GER 4 h1 r2/4
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay Germany GER 3 Bronze

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Athletics Germany Quarter-Finals Heat One 4 10,7
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Athletics Germany Round One Heat Six 2 QU 10.7

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Athletics Germany GER Final 3 41,2 41,30 2
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Athletics Germany GER Round One Heat Three 1 QU 41.4