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Bernhard Britting

Full name: Bernhard Britting
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (189 cm)
Weight: 194 lbs (88 kg)
Born: October 22, 1940 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: BRC, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Bernhard Britting rowed with Berliner RC and started his career with the eights, winning the 1961 West German Championships and a silver medal at the Europeans. The next year he moved to the coxed fours, winning his second national title and also winning at the World Championships in Luzern. In 1963, Britting won his third national title and the European Championships. In 1964, he added his last national title, a silver medal at the Europeans, and won a gold medal at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics for the mixed German team. The crew was then elected Team of the Year in West Germany. By profession, Britting was a chartered accountant in Frankfurt am Main.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Rowing Men's Coxed Fours Germany GER 1 Gold

Men's Coxed Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Rowing Germany GER Final Round A Final 7:00.44
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Rowing Germany GER Round One Heat One 6:44.12
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