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Otto Gross

Full name: Otto Gross
Gender: Male
Born: January 12, 1890 in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died: October 16, 1964 in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Affiliations: Schwimmverein Poseidon, Karlsruhe (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Swimming

Biography

German swimmer Otto Gross finished fifth in the 100 backstroke at the 1912 Stockholm Olympic Games. He was handicapped by an arm injury, which hampered his performance. In 1909 and 1910 Gross was German national champion in the 100 backstroke.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 22 Stockholm Swimming Men's 100 metres Backstroke Germany GER 5

Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1912 Summer 22 Stockholm Swimming Germany Final 5 1:25.8
1912 Summer 22 Stockholm Swimming Germany Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 Q 1:26.0
1912 Summer 22 Stockholm Swimming Germany Round One Heat One 2 Q 1:24.0
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