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Kurt Dossin

Full name: Kurt Dossin
Gender: Male
Born: March 28, 1913 in Reudnitz, Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
Died: April 26, 2004 in Bad Kreuznach, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Affiliations: MTSA Leipzig, Leipzig (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Handball

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Field handball was only part of the Olympic program once, at the 1936 Berlin Games. The German Reich dominated their two preliminary round matches, beating Hungary 22-0 and then the USA 29-1, before winning all three matches in the final round, including a 10-6 win over Austria in the deciding match that won the gold medal. Kurt Dossin played five international matches including two in Berlin.

With MTSA Leipzig he won the German Championship 1937-39. After World War II he moved to Jever where he played for MTV Jever and also acted as a coach for several years.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Handball Men's Handball Germany GER 1 Gold

Men's Handball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Handball Germany GER Final Round Match #1 1 1936-08-10 GER 19, HUN 6 1
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Handball Germany GER Group A Match #3 1 1936-08-08 GER 29, USA 1 1
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