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Willi Eichhorn

Full name: Willi Eichhorn
Gender: Male
Born: August 23, 1908
Died: May 25, 1994
Affiliations: Mannheimer RC, Mannheim (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Willi Eichhorn won the gold medal at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games with [Hugo Strauß] in the coxless pairs. Eichhorn finished second and third at the 1932 and 1934 German Championships in the coxless pairs with non-Olympian Walter Zahn. In 1935 he rowed with Strauß and finished second in the National but, in 1936, they became German Champions and qualified for the Olympic Games. Two years later the two men again finished second.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 27 Berlin Rowing Men's Coxless Pairs Germany GER 1 Gold

Men's Coxless Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1936 Summer 27 Berlin Rowing Germany GER Hugo Strauß Final Round 8:16.1
1936 Summer 27 Berlin Rowing Germany GER Hugo Strauß Round One Heat Three 7:12.6
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