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Fritz Schäfer

Full name: Fritz Schäfer
Nickname(s): Spitzer
Gender: Male
Born: September 7, 1912 in Pirmasens, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Died: October 15, 1973 in Ludwigshafen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Affiliations: SV Siegfried, Ludwigshafen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Fritz Schäfer had the following finishes at major championships – 1937 European Championship: 72.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 1937 European Championship: 72.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1938 European Championship: 72.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1935 European Championship: 72.0 kg. Freestyle (2nd); 1935 European Championship: 72.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman Germany GER 2 Silver

Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Final Standings 2 1936-08-06
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Final Round Match #1 2 1936-08-09 Svedberg (SWE) decision (2-1), Schäfer (GER)
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Six 1 1936-08-09 1
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Six Match #1 1 1936-08-09 Schäfer (GER) fall (1:53), Virtanen (FIN) 0
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Five 1 1936-08-09 1
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Five Match #2 AC 1936-08-09 Schäfer (GER) 0
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Four 1T 1936-08-08 1
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Four Match #2 1 1936-08-08 Schäfer (GER) fall (4:46), Tozzi (ITA) 0
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Three 3 1936-08-08 1
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Three Match #4 1 1936-08-08 Schäfer (GER) fall (14:58), Fischer (YUG) 0
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Two 3T 1936-08-07 1
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Two Match #5 1 1936-08-07 Schäfer (GER) fall (3:49), de Feu (BEL) 0
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round One 6T 1936-08-06 1
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round One Match #5 1 1936-08-06 Schäfer (GER) decision (3-0), Puusepp (EST) 1