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Herbert Adamski

Full name: Herbert Adamski
Gender: Male
Born: April 30, 1910 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Died: August 11, 1941 in Szolty, Unknown, Soviet Union
Affiliations: Ruderverein Friesen, Berlin / Skuller-Zelle, Berlin-Grünau
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


German rower Herbert Adamski was killed-in-action in 1941 during World War II in Russia. He was a gold medal winner in the coxed pairs at the 1936 Berlin Olympics along with [Gerhard Gustmann] and coxswain [Dieter Arend]. From 1936-39 Gustmann and Adamski became German Champions, in 1936 with cox Arend, and from 1937 with non-Olympian Günter Holstein as cox. In 1937 they were European Champions, and one year later were runners-up. In 1939 Adamski and Gustmann also became German coxed fours champions.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Rowing Men's Coxed Pairs Germany GER 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Rowing Germany GER Gerhard Gustmann Final Round 8:36.9
1936 Summer 26 Berlin Rowing Germany GER Gerhard Gustmann Round One Heat One 7:27.3
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