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Werner Biel

Full name: Werner Erich Biel
Gender: Male
Born: November 25, 1927 in Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany
Died: January 16, 2006 in Riegelsberg, Saarland, Germany
Affiliations: Ruder Club Saar, Saarbrücken (GER)
Country: SAA Saar
Sport: Rowing

Biography

Rower Werner Biel participated in the coxless fours with [Hanns Peters], and the brothers [Hans] and [Achim Krause-Wichmann] at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics, which was the highlight of his career. The boat won its heat in 6:40.8 minutes ahead of the favored Norway and Italy boats. They lost their semi-final and also closely lost the repêchage semi-final and thus missed the final.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Rowing Men's Coxless Fours Saar SAA 2 h3 r4/5

Men's Coxless Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Rowing Saar SAA Semi-Finals Repêchage Heat Three 6:47.2
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Rowing Saar SAA Semi-Finals Heat Two 7:10.4
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Rowing Saar SAA Round One Heat Three 6:40.8
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