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Horst Bergmann

Full name: Horst Bergmann
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: November 24, 1937 in Nowa Sól, Lubuskie, Poland
Died: September 10, 2016
Affiliations: AC Lichtenfels, Lichtenfels (Oberfranken) (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

West German wrestler Horst Bergmann was eliminated early in the lightweight class of the freestyle tournament at the 1960 Roma Olympics. He lost his first two fights and collected six bad points. In West Germany he earned the national titles in 1960 and 1965. He became a youth coach for his home club AC Lichtenfels after his active career. Bergmann earned his living by owning a beverages shop. He died in 2016 after a long illness, only a few months after his beloved wife Heidi.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Men's Lightweight, Freestyle Germany GER 17T

Men's Lightweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Germany GER Round Two 17T 1960-09-02 6
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Germany GER Round Two Match #8 2 1960-09-02 Nizzola (ITA) decision, Bergmann (GER) 3
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Germany GER Round One 13T 1960-09-01 3
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Germany GER Round One Match #8 2 1960-09-01 Valchev (BUL) decision, Bergmann (GER) 3
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