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Hermann auf der Heide

Full name: Hermann Heinrich Gottfried Johann auf der Heide
Nickname(s): Männe
Gender: Male
Born: June 1, 1911 in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
Died: October 17, 1984 in Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: TVS 1857, Frankfurt am Main (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


The German field hockey team won the silver medal at the 1936 Berlin Olympics after losing 8-1 to India in the final. Defender Hermann auf der Heide played in the 6-0 win over Denmark in the group stage. He won five international caps between 1936-42. At the club level he played for Turnverein Sachsenhausen 1857 and won the German Championship in 1939 and 1943. His brother Eberhard was also a field hockey player.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Hockey Men's Hockey Germany GER 2 Silver

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Hockey Germany GER Final Standings 2 1936-08-04 1 0
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Hockey Germany GER Group B Match #2 1 1936-08-06 GER 6, DEN 0 0
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