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Karl Honz

Full name: Karl Honz
Gender: Male
Height: 6-1 (186 cm)
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Born: January 28, 1951 in Bankholzen, Radolfzell, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Affiliations: VfB Stuttgart, Stuttgart (GER)
Country: FRG West Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Karl Honz, a 400 metre runner, took part in the 1972 München Olympics and four years later in Montréal. In München he placed seventh in the 400 final and finished an unfortunate fourth with the 4x400 relay together. In Montréal he did not reach the final in the 400. He participated in the 1971 European Championships in the 200, and in 1974 won a gold medal in the 400 adding a relay silver in the 4x400. One year earlier he won the 400 and the relay at the European Cup. Indoors, he won a silver medal at the 1973 European Championships, winning gold in 1975. He won the 1973 West German title in the 400, winning relay titles in 1973 and 1974. In 1975 he was awarded the Silver Bay Leaf. Honz later became a businessman.

Personal Best\: 400 – 44.70 (1972).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics Men's 400 metres West Germany FRG 7
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay West Germany FRG 4
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics Men's 400 metres West Germany FRG 8 h2 r3/4

Men's 400 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics West Germany Final 7 45.68 1
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics West Germany Semi-Finals Heat One 2 QU 45.32 3
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics West Germany Quarter-Finals Heat Four 1 QU 45.87 3
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics West Germany Round One Heat Seven 4 QU 46.77 3
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics West Germany Semi-Finals Heat Two 8 46.63 5
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics West Germany Quarter-Finals Heat One 3 QU 46.94 1
1976 Summer 25 Montréal Athletics West Germany Round One Heat Three 4 QU 47.47 1

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(A) ST
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics West Germany FRG Final 4 3:00.88 45,0
1972 Summer 21 München Athletics West Germany FRG Round One Heat Two 1 QU 3:03.27
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