Related Olympians: Brother of Richard Ludwig.
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Erich Ludwig, and his brother Richard, played on the SC Frankfurt 1880 rugby team that lost to France in the 1900 Olympic final, 27-17. He was also a member of the crew of Southern Germany at the very first representative rugby game, “North vs. South” (result\: 11-3) on 4 November 1900 at Carls-Aue in Kassel. At the 1903 German Athletics Championships Erich Ludwig won the 100 metres. He also set several German records in different disciplines.
|1900 Summer||Paris||Rugby||Men's Rugby||Frankfurt Club||GER||2T||Silver|
|1900 Summer||Paris||Rugby||Frankfurt Club||GER||Round-Robin||Match #1||2||1900-10-14||Union des Sociétés Français de Sports Athletiques 27, Frankfurt Club 17||Forward||3||1||0||0||0|