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Hans Maier

Full name: Hans Maier
Gender: Male
Born: July 13, 1909 in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died: March 6, 1943 in Mareth, Gabès, Tunisia
Affiliations: MRV Amicitia, Mannheim (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing

Related Olympians: Brother of Gustav Maier.

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

At Los Angeles in 1932 Hans Maier won a silver medal in the coxless fours and was eliminated in the repêchage of the eights. Four years earlier he was fifth with the eights in Amsterdam. In 1936 at Berlin, he finally won gold in the coxed fours. He was German champion in 1928-31 in the eights, 1929-1931 and 1933 in the coxless fours, and 1936 in coxed fours, all with the Mannheim rowing club Amicitia 1876. He was killed in action in Tunisia in 1943 trying to hold the Mareth line against British troops.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Rowing Men's Coxed Eights Germany GER 2 h2 r5/7
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Rowing Men's Coxless Fours Germany GER 2 Silver
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Rowing Men's Coxed Eights Germany GER 2 h2 r2/3
1936 Summer 27 Berlin Rowing Men's Coxed Fours Germany GER 1 Gold

Men's Coxless Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Rowing Germany GER Final Round 7:03.0
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Rowing Germany GER Round One Repêchage Heat One 7:17.2
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Rowing Germany GER Round One Heat One 7:37.8

Men's Coxed Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1936 Summer 27 Berlin Rowing Germany GER Final Round 7:16.2
1936 Summer 27 Berlin Rowing Germany GER Round One Heat Two 6:41.1

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Rowing Germany GER Quarter-Finals Heat Two 6:42.8
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Rowing Germany GER Round Two Heat Two 6:31.6
1928 Summer 18 Amsterdam Rowing Germany GER Round One Heat Three 6:33.0
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Rowing Germany GER Round One Repêchage Heat Two 7:10.6
1932 Summer 23 Los Angeles Rowing Germany GER Round One Heat Two 6:36.8
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