Full name: Hans Martens
Height: 6-2 (189 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: October 30, 1911 in Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Died: June 6, 1970 in Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Affiliations: Marine Kiel
High jumper Hans Martens could not qualify for the final at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. Domestically he had five runner-up finishes at German Nationals in 1933-35, and 1938-39. Martens was a soldier in the German Navy, eventually in the administration at Kiel.
His brother Christian, former gymnast, handball player and triple jumper, later became an influential sports administrator, serving as a member of the Track and Field Association of Schleswig-Holstein from 1946-71, women’s sport manager for the German Track and Field Association from 1947-49, and was a member of the IAAF Women’ Committee from 1952-56.
Personal Best\: HJ – 1.96 (1935).
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Men's High Jump||Germany||GER||32T QR|
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||32T||1.70|
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||Group One||14T||1.70|
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||1.60 metres||NP||pass|
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||1.70 metres||NP||xo|
|1936 Summer||24||Berlin||Athletics||Germany||Qualifying Round||1.80 metres||NP||xxx|