You Are Here > SR/Olympics > Athletes > Rudy Schulze

Rudy Schulze

Full name: Rudolph "Rudy" Schulze
Gender: Male
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: October 31, 1928 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Died: July 12, 2011 in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Country: CAN Canada
Sport: Shooting

Related Olympians: Father of Christina Schulze-Ashcroft; Father-in-law of Michael Ashcroft.

Biography

Rudy Schulze competed at the 1966 World Championships and 1968 Olympic Games with the Canadian National Team. In 1967 he won a silver medal at the Pan American Games in team small-bore rifle, 3-positions. He was Canadian small-bore champion in 1965 and was on the Pershing Trophy team for Canada in 1965. Schulze later volunteered for many local, provincial and national shooting clubs and organizations. He organized the Norwich Rifle Club, and helped form the Ontario Sporting Rifle Association. He was chairman of the sporting rifle section of the CCAM in 1962. From 1969-75 Schulze, who was born in Germany, was a member of Germany’s Wiesbadener Schutzengesellschaft.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 39 Ciudad de México Shooting Mixed Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres Canada CAN 38

Mixed Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P R5P R6P
1968 Summer 39 Ciudad de México Shooting Canada CAN Final Standings 590 99 96 100 99 99 97