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Germany Athletics at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games

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Host City: Helsinki, Finland
Date Started: July 20, 1952
Date Finished: July 27, 1952

Events for Germany: 24
Participants for Germany: 39 (25 men and 14 women)
Youngest Participant for Germany: Jutta Krüger (19 years, 337 days)
Oldest Participant for Germany: Karl Wolf (40 years, 165 days)
Most Medals for Germany (Athlete): Maria Sander and Heinz Ulzheimer (2 medals)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Werner Zandt 24 Men's 100 metres 4 h3 r2/4
Erich Fuchs 27 Men's 100 metres 3 h12r1/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Werner Zandt 24 Men's 200 metres 4 h1 r3/4
Peter Kraus 19 Men's 200 metres 4 h2 r2/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Karl-Friedrich Haas 20 Men's 400 metres 4
Hans Geister 23 Men's 400 metres 4 h2 r3/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Heinz Ulzheimer 26 Men's 800 metres 3 Bronze
Günther Steines 23 Men's 800 metres 6
Urban Cleve 21 Men's 800 metres 5 h1 r2/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Werner Lueg 20 Men's 1,500 metres 3 Bronze
Rolf Lamers 25 Men's 1,500 metres 6
Günter Dohrow 24 Men's 1,500 metres 10 h2 r2/3

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Herbert Schade 30 Men's 5,000 metres 3 Bronze

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Dieter Engelhardt 26 Men's Marathon 30
Ludwig Warnemünde 35 Men's Marathon 43

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Wolfgang Troßbach 24 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 4 h3 r1/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Rudi Lüttge 29 Men's 50 kilometres Walk 13

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sepp Hipp 25 Men's Discus Throw 27 QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Karl Storch 38 Men's Hammer Throw 2 Silver
Karl Wolf 40 Men's Hammer Throw 6

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Herbert Koschel 30 Men's Javelin Throw 12

Men's Decathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sepp Hipp 25 Men's Decathlon 5
Friedel Schirmer 26 Men's Decathlon 8

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Maria Sander 27 Women's 100 metres 5
Marga Petersen 32 Women's 100 metres 5 h1 r3/4
Helga Klein 20 Women's 100 metres 6 h2 r3/4

Women's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Helga Klein 20 Women's 200 metres 5
Ursula Knab 22 Women's 200 metres 7 h1 r2/3

Women's 80 metres Hurdles

Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Women's Long Jump

Women's Shot Put

Women's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Marianne Werner 28 Women's Discus Throw 9

Women's Javelin Throw

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