Related Olympians: Brother of Erich Ludwig.
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Richard Ludwig and his brother, Erich, played on the rugby team of the SC Frankfurt 1880, losing to France in the final (27-17), winning a silver medal at the 1900 Olympics in Paris. 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. Richard was also active as a track & field athlete 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||Back||0||0||0||0||0|