You Are Here > > > Thomas Ahrens

Thomas Ahrens

Full name: Thomas Ahrens
Gender: Male
Height: 5-4 (163 cm)
Weight: 110 lbs (50 kg)
Born: May 27, 1948 in Mölln, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Affiliations: Ratzeburger RC, Ratzeburg (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


Coxswain Thomas Ahrens was a member of the eights at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics that won the silver medal. The boat from Ratzeburger RC was the so-called Deutschland-Achter (Germany Eight), which won the 1962 World Championships and the 1963-65 European Championships. Ahrens also won West German Championships in the eights from 1962-65. In 1963, Ahrens was awarded the Silver Bay Leaf, the highest sports award in West Germany.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 16 Tokyo Rowing Men's Coxed Eights Germany GER 2 Silver

Men's Coxed Eights

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1964 Summer 16 Tokyo Rowing Germany GER Final Round A Final 6:23.29
1964 Summer 16 Tokyo Rowing Germany GER Round One Heat One 5:54.02
id: 37,743