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Gustav Gocke

Full name: Gustav Gocke
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: February 17, 1919 in Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: February 9, 2005 in Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: ASV Heros Dortmund, Dortmund (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Gustav Gocke was a West German wrestler who competed in the welter- and middleweight class. He participated in both styles at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. In Greco-Roman he finished seventh and in the freestyle he was fourth. With ASV Heros Dortmund he won the West German Team Championship five times in 1949, 1951 and 1953-55. Individually he won five national Greco-Roman titles, in 1941 at welterweight and at middleweight in 1943, 1949-50 and 1953. Gocke also won national freestyle titles, at welterweight in 1941 and middleweight in 1951.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman Germany GER AC
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Freestyle Germany GER 4

Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MMR/RE BP MR
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Final Standings AC 1952-07-24 Eliminated r3/5 7
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Three 8 1952-07-26 7
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Three Match #3 2 1952-07-26 Rauhala (FIN) fall (11:06), Gocke (GER) 3
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Two 7T 1952-07-25 4
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Two Match #2 2 1952-07-25 Grönberg (SWE) decision (3-0), Gocke (GER) 3
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round One 3T 1952-07-24 1
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round One Match #1 1 1952-07-24 Gocke (GER) decision (2-1), Gallegati (ITA) 1

Men's Middleweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Final Standings 4 1952-07-20
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Five 4 1952-07-23 6
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Five Match #2 2 1952-07-23 Takhti (IRI) decision (3-0), Gocke (GER) 3
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Four 4 1952-07-22 3
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Four Match #2 1 1952-07-22 Gocke (GER) decision (3-0), Genuth (ARG) 1
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Three 3T 1952-07-22 2
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Three Match #1 1 1952-07-22 Gocke (GER) decision (3-0), Neuhaus (SUI) 1
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Two 2T 1952-07-21 1
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round Two Match #2 1 1952-07-21 Gocke (GER) fall (1:20), Chirinos (VEN) 0
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round One 6T 1952-07-20 1
1952 Summer 33 Helsinki Wrestling Germany GER Round One Match #2 1 1952-07-20 Gocke (GER) decision (3-0), Assam (MEX) 1
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